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Lesson overview:Elizabeth I and Spain: Why were they rivals?

  • In this lesson, we will learn about the tensions between Elizabeth I's England and Philip II's Spain and how these tensions helped to push the Elizabethans to expand their horizons.
  • In this lesson, we will learn about the tensions between Elizabeth I's England and Philip II's Spain and how these tensions helped to push the Elizabethans to expand their horizons.

Heresy, puritan, execution, parliament, propaganda, gentry, yeomen, pesants, alliance