Christian III's navy end the era of Hanseatic sea-power

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Historical Context Note

Christian III's navy defeats the ships of Lubeck off Bornholm, ending the era of Hanseatic sea-power. Funen and Seeland surrender to the Scandinavian allies.
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Editors. "Christian III's navy end the era of Hanseatic sea-power". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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