A truce in the French War is signed at Marigny

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Historical Context Note

The two sides in the French Wars of Religion sign a truce at Marigny. This agreement permits the Huguenots to hold certain towns and assigns lands to the Duke of Anjou, Henry III's younger brother who has joined the Protestant side, which the King had previously withheld from him.
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Editors. "A truce in the French War is signed at Marigny". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France