Charles V agrees to a six-month truce with the Protestant princes

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Historical Context Note

The Truce of Frankfurt is signed between Emperor Charles V and the Protestant princes of Germany. They demanded a permanent religious settlement, but Charles will commits himself to a six-month truce.
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Editors. "Charles V agrees to a six-month truce with the Protestant princes". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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