Charles XII of Sweden relieves Riga from Russian occupation (18 words)

Historical Context Note

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

Context

Having invaded Livonia, Charles XII of Sweden relieves Riga from Russian occupation and subsequently invades Courland and Poland.

Citation:
Editors. "Charles XII of Sweden relieves Riga from Russian occupation". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16995, accessed 10 December 2016.]