Treaty of Chambard confirms alliance between German princes and France

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Historical Context Note

The Treaty of Chambard confirms the terms of the Treaty of Friedewalde, made the previous month between German princes (including Maurice of Saxony, Albrecht of Brandenburg, the Landgrave William of Hesse, and Duke Johann Albrecht of Mecklenburg) and Henry II of France. By the terms of this agreement, Henry agrees to support the princes against Charles V, in return for which they will grant him the bishoprics of Metz, Toul, Verdun and Cambrai.
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Editors. "Treaty of Chambard confirms alliance between German princes and France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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