The Duke of Biron is sent with a substantial army to lay siege to Amiens (26 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Henry IV of France sends the Duke of Biron with a sizeable army to lay siege to Amiens, which has just been captured by the Spanish.

Citation:
Editors. "The Duke of Biron is sent with a substantial army to lay siege to Amiens". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15510, accessed 04 December 2016.]


Related Groups

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