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St Bartholomew’s Day Massacre

1572

In France thousands of Huguenots are massacred

September 1998

The Edict of Nantes

[caption id="attachment_44542" align="alignright" width="300"] Emigration of the Huguenots 1566[/caption] World Cup fever is just about over. Like most of the nation I followed the fortunes of Glen Hoddle’s men with great enthusiasm, but I was also intrigued to know that their base camp for the competition was at Nantes. Perhaps this ancient city had…

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