Peace of Nijmegen between Emperor Leopold I and Louis XIV (30 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.5.1: Dutch and Flemish Writing and Culture, 800-present.

Context

Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I and Louis XIV of France sign the Peace of Nijmegen. According to this treaty, France obtains Freiburg and Breisach, but restores Philipsburg to German control.

Citation:
Editors. "Peace of Nijmegen between Emperor Leopold I and Louis XIV". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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