Treaty of Mechlin between Maximilian, Henry VIII, Ferdinand and Pope Leo X

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Historical Context Note

  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.5.1.00: Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, c.800-present.

Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I, Henry VIII of England, Ferdinand I of Aragon and Pope Leo X sign the Treaty of Mechlin, forming an alliance for a joint invasion of France. As part of this treaty, the Netherlands are declared neutral.
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Editors. "Treaty of Mechlin between Maximilian, Henry VIII, Ferdinand and Pope Leo X". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010; last revised 30 November -1.
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