Ultra-Conservative Prince de Polignac appointed French Prime Minister (42 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

In France, Charles X appoints Prince de Polignac as Prime Minister. His appointment is considered as an attempt to move away from obedience to the Constitution, since Polignac is an Ultra-Conservative who does not possess the confidence of the Chamber of Deputies.

Citation:
Editors. "Ultra-Conservative Prince de Polignac appointed French Prime Minister". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17922, accessed 10 December 2016.]