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Treaty Of Compiègne (1624)
The Treaty of Compiègne of 10 June 1624 was a peace treaty between France
France
and the Netherlands. It allowed France
France
to subsidize the Dutch war effort against Spain
Spain
in the Dutch War of Independence (1568–1648) after the end of the Twelve Years' Truce. France
France
offered an immediate loan of 480,000 thalers, to be followed by more instalments over a period of three years in which the Dutch would continue the fight against Spain.[1] This move was part of the general effort of France
France
to undermine the Habsburg Empire
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France
France
France
(French: [fʁɑ̃s]), officially the French Republic (French: République française [ʁepyblik fʁɑ̃sɛz]), is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France
France
in western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.[XIII] The metropolitan area of France
France
extends from the Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
to the English Channel
English Channel
and the North Sea, and from the Rhine
Rhine
to the Atlantic Ocean. The overseas territories include French Guiana
French Guiana
in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans
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French West India Company
The French West India Company
French West India Company
(French: Compagnie française des Indes occidentales) was a French trading company founded in 1664 by Jean-Baptiste Colbert
Jean-Baptiste Colbert
and dissolved in 1674. The company received the French possessions of the Atlantic coasts of Africa and America, and was granted a monopoly on trade with America, which was to last for forty years. It was supposed to populate Canada, using the profits of the sugar economy that began in Guadeloupe. Its capital was six million pounds and its headquarters was in Le Havre. The stock of the company was so considerable, that in less than 6 months, 45 vessels were equipped, with which they took possession of all the places in their grant, and settled a commerce
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992
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Donald F. Lach
Donald Frederick Lach (pronounced "lock") (1917–26 October 2000) was an American historian. He was a noted authority on Asian influence in the European civilization during the sixteenth through the eighteenth centuries.Contents1 Early life and education 2 Career 3 Personal life 4 ReferencesEarly life and education[edit] Lach was born in 1917 in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
to German immigrant parents. After completing elementary education in public schools, he received a B.A. degree from West Virginia University
West Virginia University
in 1937, and a Ph.D. from University of Chicago
University of Chicago
in 1941.[citation needed] Career[edit] Lach began his teaching career at Elmira College (1941-1948), then returned to a post at the University of Chicago
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Frances Gardiner Davenport
Frances Gardiner Davenport (1870 – November 11, 1927) was an American historian who specialized in the later Middle Ages
Middle Ages
and the European colonization of the New World.Contents1 Early life 2 Career 3 Selected publications 4 Notes 5 External linksEarly life[edit] Born in 1870, Davenport was educated at Barnard College
Barnard College
and Radcliffe, after which she pursued advanced studies in England before in 1904 graduating Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.[1] Career[edit] Davenport's first published work was a classified list of printed sources for English manorial and agrarian history during the Middle Ages, produced under the supervision of William Ashley of Harvard.[2] Her later work on English history included The Economic Development of a Norfolk Manor 1086-1565, published by the Cambridge University Press in 1906
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States-General Of The Netherlands
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Willem Haultain De Zoete
Willem de Zoete, Heer Haultain (1565 – 26 September 1637, Sluis) was a Dutch Admiral of the 17th century. He served as a Lieutenant-Admiral from 1601 to 1627. He led a Dutch fleet of 20 warships, supplied under the terms of the 1624 Franco-Dutch treaty, into the Siege of Saint-Martin-de-Ré (1625)
Siege of Saint-Martin-de-Ré (1625)
against a Huguenot uprising. His fleet would be removed from French service in February 1626 after a resolution of the States-General in December 1625.[1]Notes[edit]^ Reason of state, propaganda, and the Thirty Years by Thomas Hobbes p.140 [1]This article about a person from the Netherlands
Netherlands
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Capture Of Ré Island
The Recovery of Ré Island (French: Reprise de l'Île de Ré) was accomplished by the army of Louis XIII
Louis XIII
in September 1625, against the troops of the Protestant
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Protestants
Protestantism
Protestantism
is the second largest form of Christianity
Christianity
with collectively more than 900 million adherents worldwide or nearly 40% of all Christians.[1][2][3][a] It or
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Barbary States
The Barbary Coast, or Berber Coast, was the term used by Europeans from the 16th until the 19th century to refer to much of the collective land of the Berber people. Today, the term Greater Tamazgha or simply "Tamazgha" ("Greater Maghreb") corresponds roughly to "Barbary". The term Barbary Coast
Barbary Coast
emphasizes the Berber coastal regions and cities throughout the middle and western coastal regions of North Africa
Africa
– what is now modern nations of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Libya. The English term "Barbary" (and its European varieties: Barbaria, Berbérie, etc.) referred mainly to the entire Berber lands including non-coastal regions, deep into the African continent, as seen in European geographical and political maps published during the 17th–20th centuries.[1] The name is derived from the Berber people
Berber people
of North Africa
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Dutch West India Company
Dutch West India Company
Dutch West India Company
(Dutch: Geoctroyeerde Westindische Compagnie, Dutch pronunciation: [ɣəʔɔktroːˈjeːrdə ʋɛstˈɪndisə kɔmpɑˈɲi] or Dutch: GWIC; English: Chartered West India Company) was a chartered company (known as the "WIC") of Dutch merchants as well as foreign investors
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Charles, Duke Of Guise
Charles de Lorraine, 4th Duke of Guise (2 August 1571 – 30 September 1640) was the son of Henry I, Duke of Guise
Henry I, Duke of Guise
and Catherine of Cleves. Biography[edit] He was born in Joinville, ( Haute-Marne
Haute-Marne
department), in the Champagne-Ardenne
Champagne-Ardenne
region of northeastern France. Originally styled the Chevalier de Guise, he succeeded as Duke of Chevreuse upon the death of his great-uncle Charles of Guise, Cardinal of Lorraine, a title he later resigned to his brother Claude. After his father's assassination in 1588, he succeeded him as Duke of Guise, but was kept in prison in Tours
Tours
for three years, escaping in 1591
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Netherlands
The Netherlands
The Netherlands
(/ˈnɛðərləndz/ ( listen); Dutch: Nederland [ˈneːdərˌlɑnt] ( listen)), also known informally as Holland, is a country in Western Europe
Europe
with a population of seventeen million
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Capture Of Île De Ré
The Recovery of Ré Island (French: Reprise de l'Île de Ré) was accomplished by the army of Louis XIII in September 1625, against the troops of the Protestant admiral Soubise and the Huguenot forces of La Rochelle, who had been occupying the Island of Ré since February 1625 as part of the Huguenot rebellions.Contents1 Background 2 Encounter and capture of the island2.1 Naval battle of Pertuis Breton 2.2 Naval battle of Saint-Martin de Ré and landing3 Aftermath 4 NotesBackground[edit]Benjamin de Rohan, duc de Soubise.The Protestants had been resisting the central Royal government with the 1620-1622 Protestant rebellion, leading to the Naval battle of Saint-Martin-de-Ré on 27 October 1622 between the naval forces of La Rochelle and a Royal fleet under Charles de Guise
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Germany
Coordinates: 51°N 9°E / 51°N 9°E / 51; 9Federal Republic
Republic
of Germany Bundesrepublik Deutschland (German)[a]FlagCoat of armsMotto:  "Einigkeit und Recht und Freiheit" (de facto) "Unity and Justice and Freedom"Anthem: "Deutschlandlied" (third verse only)[b] "Song of Germany"Location of  Germany  (dark green) – in Europe  (green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (green)Location of
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