A Russian army reaches the Rhine

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Historical Context Note

A Russian army reaches the Rhine and begins to threaten France. In response, French minister Fleury hastily offers peace overtures.
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Editors. "A Russian army reaches the Rhine". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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