The German Catholic League is persuaded to fight for Ferdinand II

(31 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note

At the German Catholic League in W├╝rzburg, Maximilian of Bavaria persuades them to raise an army of 21 000 foot-soldiers and 4000 cavalry to fight for Emperor Ferdinand II against the Bohemian nationalists.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are a member (student of staff) of a subscribing institution (see List), you should be able to access the LE on campus directly (without the need to log in), and off-campus either via the institutional log in we offer, or via your institution's remote access facilities, or by creating a personal user account with your institutional email address. If you are not a member of a subscribing institution, you will need to purchase a personal subscription. For more information on how to subscribe as an individual user, please see under Individual Subcriptions.

Editors. "The German Catholic League is persuaded to fight for Ferdinand II". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[, accessed 10 October 2015.]

Related Groups

  1. Thirty Years War