La Rochelle falls (35 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

La Rochelle capitulates to the French Crown. Though the Huguenots are assured of the continuation of their religious liberty, the institutions of La Rochelle and other towns is radically changed, to break their political power.

Citation:
Editors. "La Rochelle falls". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2154, accessed 04 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France
  2. Thirty Years War