The Massacre of St. Bartholomew: Reappraisals and Documents

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On 18 August 1572, Marguerite de Valois, sister of King Charles IX, was married in Paris to Henri de Navarre, "first prince of the blood" and a Protestant. This union, which was to cement the provisions of the Peace of St. Germain (1570) ending the third of the French wars of religion, was the occasion of an extraordinary influx of French Calvin- ists into the notoriously Catholic capital. Hundreds of Huguenots had journeyed to Paris to honor their titular leader and participate in the wedding celebrations. Tensions were ...

The Massacre of St. Bartholomew: Reappraisals and Documents 2011, Springer, Dordrecht

ISBN-13: 9789401016032

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The Massacre of St. Bartholomew: Reappraisals and Documents 1975, Springer, Dordrecht

ISBN-13: 9789024716524

1974 edition

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