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Revolt of the Barretinas Jesse Russell

Revolt of the Barretinas

Jesse Russell

Published April 5th 2012
ISBN : 9785512646779
Paperback
142 pages
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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Revolt of the Barretines (Catalan: Revolta dels Barretines- Eastern Catalan:, Western Catalan: ) also known as the Revolt of the Gorretes, was a Catalan rebellion fought against the government of KingMoreHigh Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Revolt of the Barretines (Catalan: Revolta dels Barretines- Eastern Catalan:, Western Catalan: ) also known as the Revolt of the Gorretes, was a Catalan rebellion fought against the government of King Charles II of Spain. The most salient complaint was against the governments quartering of soldiers. Other issues of contention were tax protests and Catalan nationalistic tensions. The revolt was funded and intensified by agents of France as part of the War of the Grand Alliance. Civil disorder lasted from 1687 to 1689.