A Catholic League of German princes is formed at Munich

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Historical Context Note

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.
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Editors. "A Catholic League of German princes is formed at Munich". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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