Peace of Vienna recognises Stephen Bocskai as ruler of Transylvania

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Historical Context Note

Archduke Matthias, Governor of Austria and brother of Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II, signs the Peace of Vienna with Hungary. This agreement recognises Stephen Bocskai as ruler of Transylvania.
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Editors. "Peace of Vienna recognises Stephen Bocskai as ruler of Transylvania". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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