Day of the Barricades

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Historical Context Note

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

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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 02 October 2014.]


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