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Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine de Vezelay

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During the early century the north of what is now France went to war with the south in a bloody crusade aimed at destroying the heretical sect known as the Cathars. The conflict was characterized… read more at Kobo.

Anne of Foix, Queen of Bohemia and Hungary

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