Pope Leo X demands a five-year peace in Christendom (30 words)

Historical Context Note

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.


Pope Leo X publishes a bull calling for a five-year peace in Christendom, and for the European powers instead to pour their military energies into a crusade against the Turks.

Editors. "Pope Leo X demands a five-year peace in Christendom". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14239, accessed 22 October 2016.]