Maurice completes his occupation of Ernestine Saxony

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Historical Context Note

Bohemian troops invade Saxony. The Duke and new Elector, Maurice, offers to defend the threatened towns on the condition that they pay homage to him. As a result, by the end of November, he has completed his occupation of Ernestine Saxony.
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Citation:
Editors. "Maurice completes his occupation of Ernestine Saxony". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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