Russia attacks Turkey in order to regain Azov

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Historical Context Note

Russia, supported by Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI, attacks the Ottoman Turks in order to regain Azov. The resultant war lasts till 1739.
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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 01 September 2014.]