Maximilian I attacks Venice (31 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I attacks Venice for refusing to grant him free passage to Rome. In the ensuing conflict, Louis XII of France secretly supports the Venetian cause against Maximilian.

Citation:
Editors. "Maximilian I attacks Venice". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14132, accessed 07 December 2016.]