Britain engages Hessian mercenaries for the defence of Hanover

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Historical Context Note

Britain engages Hessian mercenaries for the first time in order to defend the territories of Hanover.
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Editors. "Britain engages Hessian mercenaries for the defence of Hanover". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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