Day of the Barricades (15 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

Henry III orders the assassination of the Duke of Guise, leader of the Catholic League.

Citation:
Editors. "Day of the Barricades". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=10232, accessed 05 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France