Editors. "Edict of St. Germain recognises the Huguenots in France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Edict of St. Germain recognises the Huguenots in France (42 words)
Historical Context Note
The Huguenot minority in France are officially recognised when Chancellor Michel de l'Hopital promulgates the Edict of St. Germain. However, the militantly Catholic Duke of Guise, Cardinal of Lorraine and Montmorency form an aggressive league to prevent the edict from being enforced.15006 Edict of St. Germain recognises the Huguenots in France 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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