The Duke of Guise forces a Huguenot army back across the River Marne

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Historical Context Note


In the French Wars of Religion, the Catholics take the upper hand, as an army under Henri de Lorraine, Duke of Guise, forces the Huguenots back across the River Marne.
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Citation:
Editors. "The Duke of Guise forces a Huguenot army back across the River Marne". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15191, accessed 02 August 2015.]


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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France