Editors. "Peace Congress opens at Utrecht". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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Peace Congress opens at Utrecht (42 words)
Historical Context Note
A Peace Congress opens at Utrecht to attempt to end the War of the Spanish Succession. Ultimately France agreed to recognise the Hanoverian right to succession in Britain, while in response the British accepted the Bourbon Philip V as King of Spain.17128 Peace Congress opens at Utrecht 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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