Moon asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 1 month ago

Why did the English view New Netherlands as a threat?

3 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    The Second Anglo-Dutch War (4 March 1665 – 31 July 1667) was a conflict fought between England and the Dutch Republic for control over the seas and trade routes, where England tried to end the Dutch domination of world trade during a period of intense European commercial rivalry.

  • Sharon
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    it split the British colonies in New England and the South

  • 1 month ago

    back in the 1600's they were starting to be a maritime rival. Same as the Germans were prior to WWI

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