Charles V and Pope Leo X sign a secret treaty

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Historical Context Note

A secret treaty is signed between Holy Roman Emperor Charles V and Pope Leo X, by which they plan to drive the French out of Milan and to extirpate what they see as heresy.
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Editors. "Charles V and Pope Leo X sign a secret treaty". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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