Saxon troops invade Livonia; this marks the start of the Great Northern War (15 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.3.1: The Writing and Culture of the Baltic States.

Context

Saxon troops invade Livonia, which marks the start of the Great Northern War, lasting until 1721.

Citation:
Editors. "Saxon troops invade Livonia; this marks the start of the Great Northern War". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16980, accessed 05 December 2016.]