Editors. "Maximilian succeeds as King of Bohemia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15009, accessed 18 September 2014.]
Maximilian, son of the Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand I, succeeds as King of Bohemia. A few months later, on 20th November, he is elected King of the Romans, effectively Ferdinand's heir and successor to the title of Emperor.
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.