The Schmalkaldic League begins to disintegrate

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Historical Context Note

The Schmalkaldic League of German Protestant princes, currently at war with the Emperor Charles V, begins to disintegrate as its leaders are unable to decide on a coherent military strategy.
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Editors. "The Schmalkaldic League begins to disintegrate". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: Germany and Central Europe