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Huguenots

Richard Holmes

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780198606963
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191727467
Huguenots

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were French Protestants, the term possibly deriving from mispronunciation of the Swiss-German Eidgenosse, meaning sworn companion or confederate. They

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Subjects: Military History

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