Re: a what if question on succession
Posted by William F on 4/11/2011, 2:04:41, in reply to "Re: a what if question on succession "
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That is what I was thinking. France was involved in a huge war in order to prevent passage through the female line I have a hard time thinking they would embrace equal succession. |
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: I tend to agree. The French monarchy seem to
: have had the strongest adherence to the
: Salic tradition.
: Well, they once fought a hundred years war
: with the English in order to defend it. If a
: modern French monarchy were to abolish it, I
: suspect the ghosts of Edward III and Henry V
: would appreciate the irony!
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