The Peace of Altranstadt is signed between Charles XII of Sweden
and Augustus the Strong of Saxony, which is favourable to Sweden.
Augustus is forced to renounce the Polish throne, recognising the
claim of Stanislaus Lesczcynski, the pro-Swedish nominee to the
throne, and also renounce his allegiance with Russia.
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Editors. "Peace of Altranstadt between Sweden and Saxony". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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