States-General suggest giving the French Crown to Duke of Guise (28 words)

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In France, the States-General meet at Blois. Dominated by the Catholic League, they suggest that Henry III surrenders the French Crown to its leader the Duke of Guise.

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Editors. "States-General suggest giving the French Crown to Duke of Guise". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[, accessed 16 November 2018.]

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

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