Henry III denounces the 1576 Edict of Beaulieu (30 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
Henry III announces to the Estates-General at Blois that the Edict of Beaulieu (of May 1576), which granted toleration to the Huguenots, had been obtained by force, and thus was invalid.

Editors. "Henry III denounces the 1576 Edict of Beaulieu". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15214, accessed 25 October 2016.]

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