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Published by Scribners in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Henry II, King of France, 1519-1559.,
  • France -- History -- Francis I, 1515-1547,
  • France -- History -- Henry II, 1547-1559,
  • France -- Court and courtiers

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby H. Noel Williams
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC114 .W5
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii p., 1 l., 379, [1] p.
Number of Pages379
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24186062M
LC Control Number11004138
OCLC/WorldCa479100

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Second fils de François Ier, Henri II () fut un roi réformateur et fondateur des institutions de la France moderne. Dernier souverain de la Renaissance, il assume les devoirs de sa charge auprès de la reine, Catherine de Médicis, et réussit à éviter les guerres de Religion en se faisant l'allié des papes et des princes luthériens.   Henry II, –89, king of England (–89), son of Matilda, queen of England, and Geoffrey IV, count of was the founder of the Angevin, or Plantagenet, line in England and one of the ablest and most remarkable of the English kings. Early Life Henry's early attempts to recover the English throne, which he claimed through his mother, were unsuccessful. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   Henry II, also called (until ) Duke (duc) d’Orléans, (born Ma , Saint-Germain-en-Laye, near Paris, France—died J , Paris), king of France from to , a competent administrator who was also a vigorous suppressor of Protestants within his kingdom.. The second son of Francis I and Claude of France, Henry was sent with his brother Francis, the dauphin, .

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