League of Torgau formed

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Historical Context Note

German princes form a Protestant League of Torgau. This is led by Christian I of Saxony, John Casimir of the Palatinate and Christian of Anhalt, and is a predominantly Calvinist body.
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Editors. "League of Torgau formed". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15421, accessed 22 September 2014.]


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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: Germany and Central Europe