Henry III arranges the assassination of Henry, Duke of Guise (36 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Having been faced by his own States-General suggesting that he should give up his crown to the head of the Catholic League, the Duke of Guise, Henry III of France arranges for Guise to be assassinated.

Citation:
Editors. "Henry III arranges the assassination of Henry, Duke of Guise". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15382, accessed 18 January 2017.]


Related Groups

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

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