Editors. "Battle of Rieti". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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At the Battle of Rieti, in central Italy, an Austrian army crushes the Neapolitan rebels who had risen up against Ferdinand IV. The Austrians enter the city of Naples on 23rd, and restore Ferdinand to the throne.