François Duke of Anjou (formerly Alençon) joins the Huguenots

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Historical Context Note

François Duke of Anjou (formerly Alençon), King Henry III's younger brother, flees from the French royal court to join Henri I de Bourbon, Prince of Conde, the Huguenot leader.
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Editors. "François Duke of Anjou (formerly Alençon) joins the Huguenots". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France