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Anglo-French alliance designed by Wolsey is signed (59 words)
Historical Context Note
France and English sign a treaty of alliance at Westminster, which is confirmed in August at Amiens. Cardinal Wolsey is the architect of this alliance, hoping to achieve a lasting peace. Under the terms of the agreement, Francis I is to pay Henry VIII a substantial sum, while Henry's daughter Mary is to marry into the house of Valois.14377 Anglo-French alliance designed by Wolsey is signed 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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