Francis I orders the persecution of French Protestants

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Historical Context Note

At the Parlement of Toulouse, King Francis I of France issues an edict ordering the persecution of French Protestants.
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Editors. "Francis I orders the persecution of French Protestants". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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