Duke of York unsuccessfully invades the Netherlands

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  • Editors

Historical Context Note

  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.5.1.00: Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, c.800-present.

This Russo-British invasion attempted to overthrow the Batavian Republic. It was unsuccessful and their forces were withdrawn according to the terms of the Convention of Alkmaar.

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Citation:
Editors. "Duke of York unsuccessfully invades the Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
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