Editors. "Ferdinand II reinstates Wallenstein as Supreme Imperial Commander". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II officially reinstates his ex-commander Wallenstein as Supreme Imperial Commander. He is granted control of an army of 50,000 men and instructed to engineer an expulsion of the Saxons from Bohemia.