Louis XII attacks Genoa with a Swiss army to restore order (26 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Louis XII attacks Genoa, with the aid of a Swiss army, to attempt to restore order after a popular revolt has overthrown the oligarchical Sforza government.

Citation:
Editors. "Louis XII attacks Genoa with a Swiss army to restore order". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14119, accessed 06 December 2016.]