Elizabethan Settlement

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Elizabeth I (1533—1603) queen of England and Ireland


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Defining the official state religion that became known as Anglicanism, the Elizabethan Settlement of 1559 made England a permanently Protestant nation. It consists of a set of statutes passed in ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

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