Cardinal Pole fails to win Charles V's support for attacking England (42 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Cardinal Reginald Pole has been made papal legate charged with bringing Henry VIII back into obedience to the Church of Rome. He is received by Charles V at Toledo, but fails to win support from the Emperor for an expedition to England.

Citation:
Editors. "Cardinal Pole fails to win Charles V's support for attacking England". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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