Cardinal Pole fails to win Charles V's support for attacking England

(42 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note

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.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.

Citation:
Editors. "Cardinal Pole fails to win Charles V's support for attacking England". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14614, accessed 03 September 2014.]