Charles V and Pope Leo X sign a secret treaty

(34 words)
  • Editors

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.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.

Citation:
Editors. "Charles V and Pope Leo X sign a secret treaty". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14277, accessed 23 August 2014.]