Attack on French Jesuits by Vicomte de Martignac (32 words)

Historical Context Note

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Vicomte de Martignac, who has become Charles X's new chief minister in France after the fall of Jean Villele, attacks the Jesuits by prohibiting any religious orders from teaching without State sanction.

Editors. "Attack on French Jesuits by Vicomte de Martignac". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[, accessed 25 October 2016.]