Editors. "Truce of Altmark between Sweden and Poland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Truce of Altmark between Sweden and Poland (46 words)
Historical Context Note
Sweden and Poland sign the Truce of Altmark. This treaty is very favourable to Sweden, as it retains Livonia, Memel, Pillau, Braunsberg and Elbing. What is more, the city of Danzig is henceforth to pay two-thirds of the customs duties levied in its port to Sweden.15999 Truce of Altmark between Sweden and Poland 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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