The Poles defeat the Cossacks and Tartars

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Historical Context Note


Poland defeats an army of Russian Cossacks who are aided by their allies, the Tartars. This battle marks the first victory for the Poles in this Polish-Cossack War which had begun in 1648.
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Citation:
Editors. "The Poles defeat the Cossacks and Tartars". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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