Seeking Sanctuary: A History of Refugees in Britain (Paperback)

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Seeking Sanctuary explores the history of people looking for refuge in this country. It starts with those Protestant refugees fleeing oppression and persecution from Catholic Spain who ruled the Netherlands in the 16th century. It traces successive waves of peoples in the context of why they fled. At various times this was due to religious persecution, political upheaval, war and ethnic cleansing.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781526739612
ISBN-10: 1526739615
Publisher: Pen and Sword History
Publication Date: January 13th, 2021
Pages: 208
Language: English