Dutch Revolt 1559 1648 - wjoohnstas.ml

dutch portuguese war wikipedia - the dutch portuguese war was an armed conflict involving dutch forces in the form of the dutch east india company and the dutch west india company against the portuguese empire beginning in 1602 the conflict primarily involved the dutch companies invading portuguese colonies in the americas africa india and the far east, european wars of religion wikipedia - the european wars of religion were a series of religious wars waged in 16th and 17th century europe devastating the continent and killing over 10 million people the wars were fought in the aftermath of the protestant reformation 1517 which disrupted the religious order in the catholic countries of europe however religion was not the only cause of the wars which also included revolts