Editors. "Saxon troops invade Bohemia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Saxon troops invade Bohemia (50 words)
Historical Context Note
In the Thirty Years War, the Protestant allies take aggressive action. An army from Saxony invades Bohemia, while Gustavus II of Sweden, despite advice to march on Vienna, crosses Thuringia and Franconia, towards the Rhine, in order to try to relieve Protestants under the repressive rule of Maximilian of Bavaria.16030 Saxon troops invade Bohemia 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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