French capture Bologna and expel the papal troops

(26 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note

The French army under Gian Trivulzio captures Bologna and expels the papal troops. A statue of Pope Julius II by Michelangelo is hurled from its pedestal.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.

Citation:
Editors. "French capture Bologna and expel the papal troops". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14158, accessed 19 September 2014.]