Henry III denounces the 1576 Edict of Beaulieu (30 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
Henry III announces to the Estates-General at Blois that the Edict of Beaulieu (of May 1576), which granted toleration to the Huguenots, had been obtained by force, and thus was invalid.

Citation:
Editors. "Henry III denounces the 1576 Edict of Beaulieu". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15214, accessed 10 December 2016.]


Related Groups

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