Gustavus II attacks Wallenstein at the Alte Veste, Nuremberg

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Historical Context Note

Gustavus II of Sweden attacks the imperial army of Wallenstein at the Alte Veste, Nuremberg, but fails in the attempt. Instead, Wallenstein takes his troops to Ingoldstadt and plunders along a route into Saxony.
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Editors. "Gustavus II attacks Wallenstein at the Alte Veste, Nuremberg". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011; last revised 30 November -1.
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  1. Thirty Years War