12 Clues of Barcelona’s Commemoration of 1714
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12 Clues of Barcelona’s Commemoration of 1714

What were the Catalans fighting for in 1714?
Pau Ignasi de Dalmases was the ambassador of the Three Commons to England. Finally received by Queen Anne on 28 June 1713, he informed the monarch that the Catalans were fighting for their freedom, and requested English protection for a country whose laws, privileges and freedoms were in all things similar and almost equal to those enjoyed in England. Continue reading