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The Count’s Feud

Lars Bisgaard

The Count’s Feud - A civil war for God, class and country

The Count's Feud is one of the most important events in Danish history. Years of tension between the Hanseatic League and Denmark came to a head when Lübeck sent troops to Denmark, ostensibly to free King Christian II. Meanwhile, Protestants began their onslaught against the established…

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