The Pacification of Perth ends fighting (45 words)

Historical Context Note

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War in Scotland between the Regent and the faction in favour of Mary Queen of Scots is ended by a treaty known as the Pacification of Perth. Peace is not immediate, however, since Marian supporters Kircaldy and Maitland hold out in Edinburgh Castle until May.

Editors. "The Pacification of Perth ends fighting". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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