Battle of Nördlingen (36 words)

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At the Battle of Nördlingen, a Swedish army led by Bernhard of Saxe-Weimar is defeated by Matthias Gallas' Imperial army. 17000 Swedish soldiers die in the fighting. This victory revitalises the Catholic cause in south Germany.

Editors. "Battle of Nördlingen". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[, accessed 26 October 2016.]

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  1. Thirty Years War