Battle of Freidland (34 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

Bonaparte defeats Russian army Friedland (now Pravdinsk, Russia), southeast of Königsberg in East Prussia (now Kaliningrad, Russia). The French victory forced Alexander I of Russia to conclude peace at the Treaty of Tilsit.

Citation:
Editors. "Battle of Freidland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=4410, accessed 08 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Napoleonic Wars: 1803-1815