Danzig surrenders to Stephen Bathory, King of Poland (28 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The Hansetaic League city of Danzig surrenders to Stephen Bathory, King of Poland, after a six-month siege, and this victory enables him to concentrate on strengthening his power.

Citation:
Editors. "Danzig surrenders to Stephen Bathory, King of Poland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15224, accessed 10 December 2016.]