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The Revolt of the Spanish Netherlands

The Revolt of the Spanish Netherlands led to the collapse of Spain as a major European power. By 1618 – the start of the Thirty Years War – no catholic country saw Spain as a useful ally. The area concerned was part of the Habsburg Empire and known as the Spanish Netherlands. Up to his … Continue reading The Revolt of the Spanish Netherlands