Foundation of Benedictine abbey at Cluny (24 words)

Historical Context Note

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Founded by William I, count of Auvergne, Cluny later became a seat of great learning and the centre for major reformation of Christian monasticism.

Editors. "Foundation of Benedictine abbey at Cluny". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
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