Richelieu tries to unite Sweden and Catholic League against the Habsburgs

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Historical Context Note


Richelieu, who has just mediated a truce between Sweden and Poland, tries to unite Sweden and the German Catholic League in an alliance against the House of Habsburg.
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Citation:
Editors. "Richelieu tries to unite Sweden and Catholic League against the Habsburgs". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011; last revised 30 November -1.
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16000, accessed 28 April 2015.]


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