States-General suggest giving the French Crown to Duke of Guise

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Historical Context Note

In France, the States-General meet at Blois. Dominated by the Catholic League, they suggest that Henry III surrenders the French Crown to its leader the Duke of Guise.
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Editors. "States-General suggest giving the French Crown to Duke of Guise". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France