Editors. "The Great Elector offers refuge to French Huguenots". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16744, accessed 01 October 2014.]
Frederick William, the Great Elector of Brandenburg, opens his dominions as a refuge for French Huguenots fleeing persecution at the hands of Louis XIV.
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