Crown treaty recognises the Elector of Brandenburg as King of Prussia

(54 words)
  • Editors

Historical Context Note

A crown treaty between the Holy Roman Emperor and the Elector of Brandenburg recognises the latter as King of Prussia, on the condition that he will provide military assistance for the imminent war against France, will support the Austrian Habsburgs in Imperial elections, and will support the Hapsburg family when voting in the Diet.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are a member (student of staff) of a subscribing institution (see List), you should be able to access the LE on campus directly (without the need to log in), and off-campus either via the institutional log in we offer, or via your institution's remote access facilities, or by creating a personal user account with your institutional email address. If you are not a member of a subscribing institution, you will need to purchase a personal subscription. For more information on how to subscribe as an individual user, please see under Individual Subcriptions.

Editors. "Crown treaty recognises the Elector of Brandenburg as King of Prussia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[, accessed 30 November 2015.]