Count Tilly destroys a Swedish garrison at New Brandenburg (36 words)

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Count Tilly, commander of the imperial forces, has invaded north-east Germany. He destroys a Swedish garrison at New Brandenburg and turns back to the River Elbe to aid Field-Marshal Pappenheim in his attempt to besiege Magdeburg.

Citation:
Editors. "Count Tilly destroys a Swedish garrison at New Brandenburg". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16017, accessed 04 December 2016.]


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  1. Thirty Years War