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Salt War


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In 1540 Pope Paul III ordered that the price of salt be raised in the Papal State, and the citizens of Perugia rebelled in protest; in the ensuing Salt War, a papal army forced the city to surrender.

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Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).


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