Battle of Lesnaya (28 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

In one of the most important battles of the Great Northern War, the Swedes are routed by a Russian force at the Battle of Lesnaya (in present-day Belarus).

Citation:
Editors. "Battle of Lesnaya". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17084, accessed 04 December 2016.]