Maximilian I and the Swiss join the Holy League against France

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Historical Context Note

Maximilian I and the Swiss join the Holy League against France, adding to the already powerful alliance of Spain, Venice, the Papacy and England. This leaves France virtually surrounded by antagonists.
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Editors. "Maximilian I and the Swiss join the Holy League against France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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