Serbs defeated at Slivnitsa (34 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.7.4: Bulgarian Writing and Culture.


After having launched an invasion of Bulgaria, the Serbs are decisively defeated at the Battle of Slivnitsa. Only intervention from their Austrian allies saves Serbia from suffering a reciprocal invasion of its own territory.

Editors. "Serbs defeated at Slivnitsa". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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