'The Directors' of the Bernardine Army swear fidelity to France (32 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

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.

Citation:
Editors. "'The Directors' of the Bernardine Army swear fidelity to France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16154, accessed 03 December 2016.]