The Emperor Ferdinand II suspects Wallenstein of treachery

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Historical Context Note

Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II becomes suspicious of his military commander Wallenstein, who has been attempting to negotiate a peace on his own terms with the Regent of Sweden. As a result, the Emperor removes his chief lieutenants from under Wallenstein's command.
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Editors. "The Emperor Ferdinand II suspects Wallenstein of treachery". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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