Editors. "Maximilian of Bavaria occupies the imperial city of Donauwörth". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15648, accessed 05 March 2015.]
Maximilian, Duke and Elector of Bavaria, occupies the imperial city of Donauwörth. A staunch Catholic who had been educated by the Jesuits, he places the ban of the Empire on this predominantly Protestant city in punishment for the disruption of a Catholic process by a popular mob.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.