Death of Cardinal Richelieu; Mazarin becomes Chief Minister (17 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

On the death of Cardinal Richelieu, his protegé Jules Mazarin takes over as Louis XIII's chief minister.

Citation:
Editors. "Death of Cardinal Richelieu; Mazarin becomes Chief Minister". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=2237, accessed 06 December 2016.]