'The Directors' of the Bernardine Army swear fidelity to France

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Historical Context Note

Folowing the death of Bernard of Saxe-Weimar, the 'Directors' of his army swear fidelity to France at Colmar in Alsace, agreeing to serve henceforth under the command of the Duke of Longueville.
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Citation:
Editors. "'The Directors' of the Bernardine Army swear fidelity to France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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