Editors. "Henry VIII seeks an alliance with the German Protestant princes". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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The members of the Schmalkaldic League assmble at a Diet of Schmalkalden, where English envoys press for an alliance between Henry VIII and the German Protestant princes.