By Angus Konstam, Graham Turner
Via 1525 France had grew to become its cognizance to the conquering of the wealthy Italian Duchy of Milan, hostile or assisted at various occasions by means of Italian states, with either side calling upon the help of Swiss, German and Italian mercenaries. In those campaigns France's hardest adversary used to be the Spanish military, and while the thrones of Spain and Austria have been mixed in 1519, it altered the total nature of the Italian Wars. within the sizeable conflict at Pavia the French have been smashed by way of the Imperial military, King Francis I captured and the cream of his the Aristocracy slaughtered.
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