France annexes Genoa (20 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

France annexes Genoa, after Louis XII invades it with a Swiss army to quell a popular revolt in the republic.

Citation:
Editors. "France annexes Genoa". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14124, accessed 03 December 2016.]