Henry VII refuses to lead a crusade against the Turks

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Historical Context Note

Henry VII resists Pope Alexander VI's calls to be drawn into leading a crusade against the Turks. In recompense, he allows a collection for the crusade to be made in England.
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Editors. "Henry VII refuses to lead a crusade against the Turks". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010; last revised 30 November -1.
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