Duke of Mayenne, new head of the Catholic League, enters Paris

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Historical Context Note

The Duke of Mayenne, new head of the Catholic League since the assassinations of the Duke of Guise and Cardinal of Guise in December, enters Paris. The League declares him Lieutenant-General of the French Kingdom.
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Editors. "Duke of Mayenne, new head of the Catholic League, enters Paris". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France