Frederick II unexpectedly defeats Austrian forces at Leignitz

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Historical Context Note

At the Battle of Leignitz, Frederick II of Prussia defeats an Austrian force against the odds.
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Editors. "Frederick II unexpectedly defeats Austrian forces at Leignitz". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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