The Duke of Anjou forces Henry III to release the Duke of Montmorency

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Historical Context Note


The Duke of Anjou, Henry III's younger brother who has joined the Huguenot forces, persuades the King to release the Duke of Montmorency, currently imprisoned in the Bastille.
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Citation:
Editors. "The Duke of Anjou forces Henry III to release the Duke of Montmorency". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15189, accessed 02 August 2015.]


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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: France