Editors. "Francis I of France conquers Savoy". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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Francis I of France conquers Savoy (37 words)
Historical Context Note
Francis I of France makes an aggressive invasion into Italy. He conquers Savoy, occupies Turin and by April completes the conquest of Piedmont, seeking to gain the duchy of Milan for his third son, Charles de Valois.14554 Francis I of France conquers Savoy 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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