Editors. "Battle of Lützen". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16047, accessed 27 March 2015.]
The Battle of Lützen sees King Gustavus II of Sweden, supported by Saxon troops led by von Arnim, defeat the imperial commander Wallenstein, but he is also killed in action. The role of general of the Sweden army is filled by Bernhard Duke of Saxe-Weimar.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.