French take Heidelberg, Philipsburg and Avignon

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Historical Context Note

French forces take Heidelberg and, on the 29th, Philipsburg. Louis XIV seizes Avignon for France.
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Editors. "French take Heidelberg, Philipsburg and Avignon". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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