Duke of Savoy signs Treaty of Susa

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Historical Context Note

Cardinal Richelieu manages to persuade the Duke of Savoy to sign the Treaty of Susa. By this agreement, Duke Charles Emmanuel permits French troops to pass through his territory on their way to fight in the War of the Mantuan Succession.
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Editors. "Duke of Savoy signs Treaty of Susa". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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