Danzig surrenders to Stephen Bathory, King of Poland

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Historical Context Note

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.
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Editors. "Danzig surrenders to Stephen Bathory, King of Poland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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