A Catholic League of German princes is formed at Munich (32 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

In opposition to the Protestant Union formed in May 1608, the Catholic princes of Germany meet at Munich to form a League of their own under the leadership of Maximilian, Duke of Bavaria.

Citation:
Editors. "A Catholic League of German princes is formed at Munich". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15667, accessed 03 December 2016.]