Truce of Vasvar ends war between Turkey and Emperor

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Historical Context Note

The Truce of Vasvar ends the war between Turkey and Emperor, and lasts for twenty years. It orders the rival armies to retire from Transylvania, but Ottoman control of the territory is recognised. It also demands that Apasi pay a tribute to the Porte.
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Editors. "Truce of Vasvar ends war between Turkey and Emperor". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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