Archduke Maximilian renounces his claim to the Polish throne (32 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The War of the Polish Succession is ended by the Peace of Benten. The Archduke Maximilian renounces his claim to the Polish throne, and Sigismund III, King of Sweden, takes the title.

Citation:
Editors. "Archduke Maximilian renounces his claim to the Polish throne". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15387, accessed 08 December 2016.]