Editors. "Christian II of Denmark attempts to invade Norway". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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Christian II of Denmark attempts to invade Norway (51 words)
Historical Context Note
Christian II of Denmark attempts to invade Norway by sea, but his plans are scuppered by a storm that scatters his fleet. He was forced to abdicate his kingship eight years earlier, in the face of popular opposition, and the throne was now occupied by his uncle, Duke Frederick of Schleswig-Holstein.14476 Christian II of Denmark attempts to invade Norway 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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