Charles V grants his brother Ferdinand Hapsburg possessions

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Historical Context Note

Holy Roman Emperor Charles V delegates control of more Hapsburg territories to his brother, Archduke Ferdinand of Austria. By the Treaty of Brussels, Ferdinand takes charge of family possessions in south-west Germany and the Tyrol, and his responsibilities in central Europe granted in April 1521 are confirmed.
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Editors. "Charles V grants his brother Ferdinand Hapsburg possessions". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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