Damville, Marshal of France, calls for religious toleration (45 words)

Historical Context Note

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The arrival of the new king Henry III seems to offer hope for an end to the French Wars of Religion. Damville, Marshal of France, issues a manifesto from Languedoc calling for religious toleration, administrative reforms and the expulsion of the inflammatory Catholic Guise family.

Editors. "Damville, Marshal of France, calls for religious toleration". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15176, accessed 28 March 2017.]

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