The Emperor Rudolf is forced to resign the Bohemian crown (27 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II is forced to resign the Bohemian crown to his brother Matthias. Despite this, he continues to retain private property in the kingdom.

Citation:
Editors. "The Emperor Rudolf is forced to resign the Bohemian crown". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15700, accessed 08 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: Germany and Central Europe