Rudolf II meets the Diet at Ratisbon to gain supplies for the Turkish war

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Historical Context Note

Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II meets with the Imperial Diet at Ratisbon. They agree to vote supplies for war against the Ottoman Turks, despite opposition from the Protestant Party in the Diet.
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Editors. "Rudolf II meets the Diet at Ratisbon to gain supplies for the Turkish war". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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