Editors. "Battle of the Bridge of Dessau". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Battle of the Bridge of Dessau (41 words)
Historical Context Note
General Wallenstein, commander of the Imperial forces, defeats Count Mansfeld at the Battle of the Bridge of Dessau. Wallenstein occupies Pomerania and pushes Mansfeld out of Germany through Silesia to Hungary, where he joins forces with the Transylvanian prince Gabor Bethlen.15944 Battle of the Bridge of Dessau 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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