Editors. "Frederick II defeats Imperial troops at Leuthen". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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Frederick II defeats Imperial troops at Leuthen (44 words)
Historical Context Note
Frederick II of Prussia defeats a force of Imperial troops at the Battle of Leuthen (present-day Poland). His success is due mainly to the fact that battalions of Protestant soldiers from Württemburg were, in the event, unwilling to attack their fellow Protestant Prussians.17717 Frederick II defeats Imperial troops at Leuthen 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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