Battle of Wenden (25 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.3.1: The Writing and Culture of the Baltic States.

Context

In the Battle of Wenden, a Swedish army defeats the Russians, in what is a key turning-point in the struggle for control of the Baltic.

Citation:
Editors. "Battle of Wenden". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15231, accessed 09 December 2016.]