Russia attacks Turkey in order to regain Azov (22 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Russia, supported by Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI, attacks the Ottoman Turks in order to regain Azov. The resultant war lasts till 1739.

Citation:
Editors. "Russia attacks Turkey in order to regain Azov". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17397, accessed 03 December 2016.]