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 Treaty of Arras - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
the Treaty of Arras (1435) between Charles VII of France and Philip the Good of Burgundy.
the Treaty of Arras (1482) between Louis XI of France and the governments of the Low Countries
the Union of Arras, the pledge of loyalty to Spain by the Southern Netherlands
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 Arras, Treaty of on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
1 Treaty of 1435, between King Charles VII of France and Duke Philip the Good of Burgundy.
2 Treaty of 1482, between King Louis XI of France and the local governments of the Netherlands, following the death of Mary of Burgundy.
In 1483 Mary's widower, Archduke Maximilian of Austria (later Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I), reluctantly accepted the treaty.
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 MAXIMILIAN II., ROMAN EMPERORO - LoveToKnow Article on MAXIMILIAN II., ROMAN EMPERORO   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Maximilian was compelled to assent to the treaty of Arras in 1482 between the states of the Netherlands and Louis XI.
This treaty provided that Maximilian's daughter Margaret should marry Charles, the dauphin of France, and have for her dowry Artois and Franche-Comte, two of the provinces in dispute, while the claim of Louis on the duchy of Burgundy was tacitly admitted.
On his release he had promised he would maintain the treaty of Arras and withdraw from the Netherlands; but he delayed his departure for nearly a year and took part in a punitive campaign against his captors and their allies.
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 Arras - member town of the network
Rohart-Courtin (Emile): Mayor of Arras from 1912 to 1919.
Lemelle (Gustave) : Mayor of Arras from 1922 to 1929.
Arras is the administrative capital of the Pas de Calais département and that of the Arras urban community.
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 PHILIP THE GOOD - LoveToKnow Article on PHILIP THE GOOD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In 1419 Philip signed with Henry V. of England the treaty of Arras, by which he recognized Henry as regent and future heir of the kingdom of France, and in 1420 gave his adherence to the treaty of Troyes.
By a treaty concluded by Philip at Amiens in April 1423 with the dukes of Brittany and Bedford, John, duke of Bedford, married Philips sister Anne, and Arthur of Brittany, earl of Richmond, became the husband of Philips sister Margaret.
During the journey Louis won over the seigneurs of Croy, the principal counsellors of the duke of Burgundy, and persuaded Philip to allow him to redeem the Somme towns for the sum stipulated in the treaty of Arras.
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 Maximilian I
This treaty provided that Maximilian's daughter Margaret of Austria should marry Charles, the dauphin of France, and have for her dowry Artois and Franche-Comté, two of the provinces in dispute, while the claim of Louis on the Duchy of Burgundy was tacitly admitted.
The negotiations with France ended in the treaty of Blois, signed in September 1504, when Maximilian's grandson Charles was betrothed to Claude, daughter of Louis XII, and Louis, invested with the Duchy of Milan, agreed to aid the king of the Romans to secure the imperial crown.
The treaty of Blois had contained a secret article providing for an attack on Venice, and this ripened into the league of Cambray, which was joined by the emperor in December 1509.
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 Burgundy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This union of Upper and Lower Burgundy was bequeathed in 1032 to the German king and emperor Konrad II (990-1039) and became known from the 13th century as the kingdom of Arles—the name Burgundy being increasingly reserved for the county of Burgundy (Cisjurane Burgundy) and for the duchy of Burgundy.
The Treaty of Arras (1482), however, ceded the Franche-Comté to Charles on his betrothal to Mary's daughter Margaret of Austria.
By the Treaty of Saint-Jean-de-Losne (1522) with France, the neutrality of the county was ensured during the wars between the Habsburgs and the last French kings of the Valois line.
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 The War In Brittany
On the death of the duke, Charles had sent her an embassy declaring his intention to observe the treaty signed in August; but as her feudal superior he claimed her wardship, and told her she must forbear calling herself duchess till the question of her right to the duchy had been settled by competent judges.
This loan of men, however, was not to be made without very sufficient security for their expenses; for it was expressly stipulated that a number of them, not to exceed 500, were at once to be put in possession of certain towns and castles, which were to be delivered to Henry in pawn.
By a gentle answer he contrived to mitigate their resentment, and after swearing to pardon all offences, he was allowed to depart at liberty, much to the discontent of the men of Ghent, who would have delivered him prisoner into the hands of the French.
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 Charles VII, King of France (1403-1461)
She committed the considerable Angevin resources to support the royal armies; and she appears to have been the constant central figure in weaving a variety of alliances which eventually prevailed to undercut the English-Burgundian alliance with the Treaty of Arras between Charles VII and the duchy of Burgundy.
The Treaty of Troyes (21 May) is forced upon Charles VI by the Burgundians and English.
Treaty of Arras (10 December) established peace between Philippe, duc de Bourgogne, and Charles VII.
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 Nord-Pas-de-Calais Town Information
Arras, the capital of the département of Pas-de-Calais, was formerly the capital of the historic province of Artois.
Arras is at the intersection of Routes Nationaux N 17, N 25, N 39, N 50, D 937, D 341 and D 919.
By the 12th century, the word Arras was used by the English to refer to the beautiful woolen tapestries that enabled the town to enter a period of great cultural and material wealth.
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 An Outline History of France, The Hundred Years' War, 1337 - 1453
The 1259 Treaty of Paris, between Louis IX of France and Henry III of England, had made Henry III the vassal of Louis IX for both Guyenne and Gascony.
With the death of Jean II, in English captivity, his son, Charles V refused to recognize the treaty and renewed the conflict.
At the Treaty of Arras, September 21, 1435, Philippe the Good supported Charles VII’s claim to the French throne and confirmed the French claim to the territories previously ceded to the English.
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 Burgundy (Traditional province, France)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
By the treaty of Arras (1435), Philippe became reconcilied with Charles VII.
Louis XI forced her to give him up Burgundy (in its modern sense), which was eventually incorporated to France by the treaty of Arras (1482).
Marie married in 1477 Maximilian of Austria, and the Netherlands and Franche-Comté became property of the House of Hapsburg.
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 Illustrious People
After Mary's death (1482) Maximilian was forced to allow the States General (representative assembly) of the Netherlands to act as regent for his infant son Philip (later Philip I the Handsome, of Castile); but, having defeated the States in war, he reacquired control of the regency in 1485.
Meanwhile, by the Treaty of Arras (1482), Maximilian was also forced to consent to the betrothal of his daughter Margaret of Austria to Charles VIII of France.
The Treaty of Senlis (1493) ended the conflict against the Netherlands and France and left the Duchy of Burgundy and the Low Countries secure in the possession of the House of Habsburg.
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 NYU in London   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
At Poitiers, however, the English mystique that is propelled to new heights by the victory at Crecy plays a critical role, as the Duke of Orleans leads his division off the field before striking a single blow; a division large enough that it might have turned the battle if properly committed and well fought.
Numerous rebellions and uprisings in the occupied areas follow in the wake of Joan's campaigns, and her death does not preclude the largest dissension of all.
Shortly after, the Treaty of Arras reconciles the Duke of Burgundy with the newly anointed King Charles VII of France, costing England its only continental ally.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Ancient Diocese of Macon
In 1435 Charles VII of France, by the Treaty of Arras, ceded it to Philip, Duke of Burgundy, but in 1477 it reverted to France, upon the death of Charles the Bold.
Emperor Charles V definitively recognized the Mâconnais as French at the Treaty of Cambrai (1529).
The wars of religion filled Mâcon with blood; it was captured on 5 May, 1562, by the Protestant d'Entragues, on 18 August, 1562, by the Catholic Tavannes, on 29 Sept., 1567, it again fell into the hands of the Protestants, and on 4 Dec., 1567, was recovered by the Catholics.
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 Abbeville   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Together with that county, it came into the possession of the Alençon and other French families, and afterwards into that of the house of Castile, from whom by marriage it fell in 1272 to King Edward I of England.
French and English were its masters by turns till 1435 when, by the treaty of Arras, it was ceded to the Duke of Burgundy.
In 1477 it was annexed by King Louis XI of France, and was held by two illegitimate branches of the royal family in the 16th and 17th centuries, being in 1696 reunited to the crown.
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 AllRefer.com - Mary of Burgundy (Austria And Hungary, History, Biography) - Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
However, the Low Countries remained in turmoil; despite his victory at Guinegate (1479), Maximilian was forced (1483) to agree to the Treaty of Arras (see Arras, Treaty of), by which Franche-ComtE and Artois passed to France.
Mary's premature death, caused by a fall from horseback, left her young son Philip (later Philip I of Castile) her heir, but only in 1493 was Maximilian able to regain control over the Low Countries, where Philip had been a virtual prisoner until 1485.
The Treaty of Senlis (1493) with France restored Artois and Franche-ComtE to Philip, but Burgundy and Picardy remained French.
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 AllRefer.com - Arras, France (French Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
It was nearly destroyed during the wars between Burgundy and France (15th cent.), which ended with the Treaty of Arras (1435).
Occupied (1492) by the Spaniards, Arras was conquered (1630) by the French; French possession was confirmed (1659) in the Peace of the Pyrenees.
Heavy bombardments in World War I destroyed much of the town, and it was further damaged in World War II.
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The golden age of Burgundy began (1364) when John II of France bestowed the fief on his son, Philip the Bold, thus founding the line of Valois-Bourgogne.
Philip and his successors, John the Fearless, Philip the Good, and Charles the Bold, acquired—by conquest, treaty, and marriage—vast territories, including most of the present Netherlands and Belgium, the then extensive duchy of Luxembourg, Picardy, Artois, Lorraine, S Baden, Alsace, the Franche-Comté, Nivernais, and Charolais.
England, at first supported by Burgundy in the Hundred Years War, suffered a crucial setback when Philip the Good withdrew that support in the Treaty of Arras (1435).
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 Arras, Treaty of
Arras, Treaty of (The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition)
Arras, Congress and Treaty of (The Hutchinson Encyclopedia)
International law and the United States Constitution in conflict: a case study on the Second Amendment.
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 Paradox Interactive Forums - EEP Hapsburg dynasty
The above is a event set dealing with the Burgundian capital move to Brussels, and a total reworking of the Treaty of Arras.
The Treaty of Arras should secede Picardie to Burgundy and cancel a possible vassalage, since these were the main terms of the Treaty beside Burgundy's acceptance of Charles as French King.
If at anytime Burgundy gets peace with France, a generic Treaty of Arras (valid during reign of John the Fearless and Philip the Good) pops up that would improve relations, and scede Picardie, Artois, etc. to Burgundy and any other non-shield French provinces to France.
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 Commonwealth of France’s Louis XI
During the negotiations of the Treaty of Troyes, she had stated that her son Charles was not the legitimate heir to the throne, because her husband, King Charles VI, was not his father.
The immediate period preceding the Congress of Arras was one of enormous tumult and political jockeying.
Following the Treaty of Arras, the French scored a series of military victories, despite the continued hesitancy of Louis' father, Charles VII, to actively pursue a war of liberation.
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 chasVII.html   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In 1418, upon escaping a Burgundian coup in Paris, he became head of a government in exile dominated by the Armagnac faction.
His ill-advised role in the assassination of the duke of Burgundy in 1419 united the English and Burgundians, and they sought to disinherit him in the 1420 Treaty of Troyes.
By 1435 he brought Burgundy to a separate peace in the Treaty of Arras, which allowed the Valois reentry into Paris in 1436.
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The duke had wished the nuptials to take place at Arras; but the young king, in his impatience, was urgent for Amiens, without delay, saying that he couldn't sleep for her.
The queen requested the King of England to state exactly what he proposed; and he demanded the execution of the treaty of Bretigny, the cession of Normandy, and the absolute sovereignty, without any bond of vassalage, of whatever should be ceded by the treaty.
The _dauphin_ returned to Touraine, and the duke to Pontoise, to be near the king, who, by letters of July 19, confirmed the treaty, enjoined general forgetfulness of the past, and ordained that "all war should cease, save against the English." There was universal and sincere joy.
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 The Sable Rose - History
It is worth noting that under the terms of the treaty, Charles VII was to punish the murderers of John the Fearless, but made only a token effort.
However in 1482, after Mary's untimely death, Maximilian divided the Burgundian territories with Louis as part of a treaty that arranged for his infant daughter Margaret to marry the dauphin (later Charles VIII), while his infant son (later King Philip I of Castile) was to hold Flanders on behalf of France.
It was this, and some related treaties, that eventually led to the conflicts between Spain and Holland, added to the pressures that resulted in the Thirty Years’ war, and inspired most of the Low Countries to strive for complete independence from the Empire.
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 Treaty of Arras -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
the Treaty of Arras (1435) between (additional info and facts about Charles VII of France) Charles VII of France and (additional info and facts about Philip the Good) Philip the Good of Burgundy.
the (additional info and facts about Treaty of Arras (1482)) Treaty of Arras (1482) between (additional info and facts about Louis XI of France) Louis XI of France and the governments of the (The lowland region of western Europe on the North Sea: Belgium and Luxembourg and the Netherlands) Low Countries
the (additional info and facts about Union of Arras) Union of Arras, the pledge of loyalty to (A parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power) Spain by the (additional info and facts about Southern Netherlands) Southern Netherlands
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 This Month in Celtic History - March 2002
But Yann IV saw that English power was waning and so he brought peace to Brittany by signing the second treaty of Guérande in 1389 by which he broke Brittany’s alliance with England.
Though the terms of this treaty forced the Breton duke to render formal homage to the infant French King Charles VI, Brittany was left with enough freedom to pursue its own foreign policy, which in effect meant that it could still maintain its independence by balancing the English off against the French.
Long before France made up with its breakaway duchy of Burgundy at the treaty of Arras in 1435, Yann saw that the old balance of power politics weren’t going to work much longer for Brittany.
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 PHILIP THE GOOD (1396-1467) - Online Information article about PHILIP THE GOOD (1396-1467)
Arras, by which he recognized Henry as See also:
principal counsellors of the duke of Burgundy, and persuaded Philip to allow him to redeem the Somme towns for the sum 'stipulated in the treaty of Arras.
Saxony, for not coming to support him; and caused bigamy to be publicly defended.
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 William I of Orange - Biocrawler definition:William I of Orange - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
On 6 January 1579, several southern provinces, unhappy with William's radical following, sealed the Treaty of Arras, in which they agreed to accept their regent, Alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma (who had succeeded Don John).
Because he had agreed to remove the Spanish troops from the provinces under the Treaty of Arras, and because Philip II needed them in Spain's war with Portugal, the Duke of Parma was unable to advance any further until the end of 1581.
On 29 September 1580, the Staten Generaal (with the exception of Zeeland and Holland) signed the Treaty of Plessis-les-Tours with the Duke of Anjou.
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