Catholic League army lays siege to Meulan

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Historical Context Note

The Duke of Mayenne, head of the Catholic League, leads an army to take Pontoise from Henry IV. He lays siege to Meulan, but by 25th February is forced to abandon the attempt.
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Editors. "Catholic League army lays siege to Meulan". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France