French capture Bologna and expel the papal troops (26 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

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.

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 03 December 2016.]