Brandenburg and Neuburg agree to partition Jülich-Cleves

(37 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note

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.
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.

Citation:
Editors. "Brandenburg and Neuburg agree to partition Jülich-Cleves". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16520, accessed 23 October 2014.]