Charles X issues ordinances to control the press and change the electoral system (23 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Charles X of France issues five ordinances. These impose new controls on the press, dissolve the legislative chambers and change the electoral system.

Citation:
Editors. "Charles X issues ordinances to control the press and change the electoral system". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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