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Siege of Augsburg

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

The battle of Lechfeld, in which the German king Otto I destroyed a large Magyar invasion force in August 955, was preceded by a siege of Augsburg, a fortified episcopal ...

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Siege of Augsburg

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

The battle of Lechfeld, in which the German king Otto I destroyed a large Magyar invasion force in August 955, was preceded by a siege of Augsburg, a fortified episcopal ...

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Augsburg, Siege of

Charles R. Bowlus.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Medieval Warfare and Military Technology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pre-20th Century Warfare. 323 words.

The battle of Lechfeld, in which the German king Otto I destroyed a large Magyar invasion force in August 955

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Namur, sieges of (1692)

Toby McLeod.

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 560 words.

The two sieges of Namur during the League of Augsburg war illustrate very well the clash between the fortification and

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sieges of Namur

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

(1692, 1695).

The two sieges of Namur during the League of Augsburg war illustrate very well the clash between the fortification and siegecraft of the two great contemporaries...

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Schwartz, Martin (d. 1487), mercenary

Ian Arthurson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 612 words.

Schwartz, Martin (d. 1487), mercenary, was born in Augsburg in the Holy Roman empire. A Swiss chronicle suggests that Schwartz left the trade of shoemaker to become a mercenary, first...

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Nine Years War

Overview page. Subjects: World History — British History.

(1688–97)

Also known as the War of the Grand Alliance, a conflict that resulted from French aggression in the Rhineland, and that subsequently became a power struggle between Louis...

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History of International Law, 1648 to 1815

Stephan Verosta.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 15986 words.

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