France annexes Genoa

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Historical Context Note


France annexes Genoa, after Louis XII invades it with a Swiss army to quell a popular revolt in the republic.
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Editors. "France annexes Genoa". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010; last revised 30 November -1.
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