The German Catholic League is persuaded to fight for Ferdinand II

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Historical Context Note

At the German Catholic League in W├╝rzburg, Maximilian of Bavaria persuades them to raise an army of 21 000 foot-soldiers and 4000 cavalry to fight for Emperor Ferdinand II against the Bohemian nationalists.
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Editors. "The German Catholic League is persuaded to fight for Ferdinand II". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15841, accessed 21 December 2014.]


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  1. Thirty Years War