Editors. "War of the German Knights against the bishoprics begins". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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War of the German Knights against the bishoprics begins (41 words)
Historical Context Note
War breaks out between the German Knights, under the leadership of Ulrich von Hutten and Franz von Sickingen, and the bishoprics and other spiritual principalities. Von Sickingen besieges Trier, but he is eventually forced to raise the siege on 14th September.14297 War of the German Knights against the bishoprics begins 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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