Huguenot Assembly decides to rebel against Louis XIII (47 words)

Historical Context Note

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French Huguenots under the leadership of Rohan and Soubise hold an assembly at La Rochelle, in defiance of the laws of the realm. The recent re-establishment of Catholicism in Bearn has led them to fear fresh persecution, and they decide to rise in rebellion against Louis XIII.

Editors. "Huguenot Assembly decides to rebel against Louis XIII". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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