A Russian army reaches the Rhine (20 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

A Russian army reaches the Rhine and begins to threaten France. In response, French minister Fleury hastily offers peace overtures.

Citation:
Editors. "A Russian army reaches the Rhine". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17387, accessed 08 December 2016.]