Duke of York unsuccessfully invades the Netherlands (26 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.5.1: Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, 800-present.

Context

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 It was unsuccessful and their forces were withdrawn according to the terms of the Convention of Alkmaar.

Citation:
Editors. "Duke of York unsuccessfully invades the Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4310, accessed 03 December 2016.]