Brandenburg and Neuburg agree to partition Jülich-Cleves (37 words)

Historical Context Note

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Frederick William, Great Elector of Brandenburg, and the Duke of Neuburg sign the Treaty of Cleves, arranging the partition of Jülich-Cleves. Brandenburg is to receive Cleves, Mark and Ravensburg, while Neuburg retains Jülich and Berg.

Editors. "Brandenburg and Neuburg agree to partition Jülich-Cleves". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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