Third Partition of Poland by Prussia, Russia, and Austria (22 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

The third and last of three partitions that ended the existence of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Poland disappears from the map of Europe.

Citation:
Editors. "Third Partition of Poland by Prussia, Russia, and Austria". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=7119, accessed 05 December 2016.]