Catholic League orders Henry III to purge Huguenot sympathisers (34 words)

Historical Context Note

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The Catholic League presents Henry III of France with a list of demands, requiring him to purge his court and council of Huguenot sympathisers, enforce the Tridentine decrees, and confiscate the property of Huguenots.

Editors. "Catholic League orders Henry III to purge Huguenot sympathisers". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[, accessed 28 March 2017.]

Related Groups

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

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