This week´s research will make you discover some curiosities related to the War of Spanish Succession(1700-1714) and its consequences:
There is a Catalan proverb related to the consequences of the Battle of Almansa in 1707. What is this proverb and what´s its meaning?
Since 1943 the Almodí Museum of Fine Arts of the city of
includes a portrait of Philip V hanging upside down. Why? Xàtiva
One of the decisions of the Utrecht Treaty was that
Spain had to cede Gibraltar and Minorca to . When did Great Britain Minorca come back to the Spanish sovereignty?
Other decisions of the Utrecht Treaty were the two rights
got in the Spanish Indies: the assiento and the ship of permission. The violation of the limits to these rights by Great Britain Great Britain led to a war between Spain and in 1739. This war had a very curious name: War of Jenkins´Ear. What was the reason for this name? Great Britain