Large-scale emigration of Huguenots from France begins

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Historical Context Note

A large-scale emigration of Huguenots from northern and western France begins, as Louis XIV increases his persecution of this religious minority.
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Editors. "Large-scale emigration of Huguenots from France begins". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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