French Civil Wars, 1562-1598

Af Knecht & R. J.
  • Routledge
  • 2014
  • 356
  • eng
  • 1
  • 9781317895091

The French Wars of Religion tore the country apart for almost fifty years. They were also part of the wider religious conflict between Catholics and Protestants which raged across Europe during the 16th century. This new study, by a major authority on French history, explores the impact of these wars and sets them in their full European context.