Charles V escapes from Maurice across the Brenner Pass (27 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Maurice of Saxony attempts but fails to capture Charles V at Innsbruck, and the Emperor escapes across the Brenner Pass to take refuge in Villach in Carinthia.

Citation:
Editors. "Charles V escapes from Maurice across the Brenner Pass". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14834, accessed 04 December 2016.]