Philip of Hesse defeats Ferdinand of Austria at Laufen

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Historical Context Note


Philip, Landgrave of Hesse defeats Ferdinand of Austria with the aid of a French army. This victory at Laufen in southern Germany allowed Ulrich, Duke of Wurttemberg, to be restored to his duchy.
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Editors. "Philip of Hesse defeats Ferdinand of Austria at Laufen". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14526, accessed 30 July 2015.]


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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: Germany and Central Europe