Pope Leo X demands a five-year peace in Christendom

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Historical Context Note

  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 12: Global Voices, Global Histories: World Literatures and Cultures.

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.
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Editors. "Pope Leo X demands a five-year peace in Christendom". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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