- Created by: RebeccaGH
- Created on: 04-07-18 13:23
Timeline of intervention
· 1568: The Duke of Alva's army are sent to the Netherlands to supress Protestant revolts. This threatened english security as England was an easy target for a Spanish invasion.
· 1568: Hawkins' slaving voyages were attacked by Spanish pirates at San Juan de Viva, this increased tensions between England and Spain.
· 1568: Spanish Bullion ships on route to the Netherlands to pay the Spanish army, took refuge from pirates…