Albert of Brandenburg is elected Archbishop of Mainz through bribery (21 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Albert of Brandenburg, who had been appointed Archbishop of Magdeburg in 1513, was elected Archbishop of Mainz with the aid of bribery.

Citation:
Editors. "Albert of Brandenburg is elected Archbishop of Mainz through bribery". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14214, accessed 05 December 2016.]