Pope Clement VIII seizes the duchy of Ferrara (27 words)

Historical Context Note

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.


The Duchy of Ferrara is seized by Pope Clement VIII. The previous year, the last of the House of Este, Duke Alfonso II, died, leaving no heirs.

Editors. "Pope Clement VIII seizes the duchy of Ferrara". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15530, accessed 30 March 2017.]

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