What was the War of the Three Henrys (1587-1589)?

Introduction The War of the Three Henrys (1587 to 1589) was the eighth conflict in the series of civil wars in France known as the Wars of Religion. It was a three-way war fought between: King Henry III of France, supported by the royalists and the politiques; King Henry of Navarre, heir presumptive to the… Read More

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What was the War of the Three Henries (977-978)?

Introduction The War of the Three Henries was a brief rebellion of three German princes, all called Henry, against Emperor Otto II in 977-978. Refer to War of the Three Henrys (1587-1589). Background In 973 Otto II had succeeded his father Emperor Otto I without disturbances. However, like his father he had to cope with… Read More