Riots in Paris signify outbreak of second Fronde

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Historical Context Note

France sees popular unrest, with riots in Paris marking the outbreak of the second Fronde rebellion. Louis de Bourbon, Prince of Condé charges the leaders of the old Fronde with attempted murder.
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Editors. "Riots in Paris signify outbreak of second Fronde". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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  1. The French Fronde