TITLE

Aleksandr Nevsky RUSSIA'S SAVIOR

AUTHOR(S)
O'Reilly, Donald
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Military History;Apr2004, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on Aleksandr Nevsky, prince of Novgorod, Russia in the 13th century. Importance of the city of Novgorod in Russian trade; Invasion of the Mongols which began in 1237; Role of Pope Gregory IX in Nevsky's battle against the Swedes in the Neva River; Battle with German knights of the Teutonic order at Lake Peipus in Estonia.
ACCESSION #
12195631

 

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