TITLE

Invincible Imperial General Eclipsed

AUTHOR(S)
Gill, Sam
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Military History;Jun2004, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the participation of Johan Tserclaes otherwise known as Count Tilly, count of the Holy Roman Empire, in the Thirty Years war. Vocational experiences of Count Tilly before joining the Roman army; Details of the Siege of Magdeburg in Germany; Information on the Protestant revolt in Prague, Czech Republic led by Friedrich V, the Elector Palatine, in May 1618; Detail of how Count Tilly and Gonzales de Cordoba, commander of the Spanish detachment, defeated Protestant commanders Ernst Graf von Mansfeld and Duke Christian von Braunschweig on June 20, 1622.
ACCESSION #
12795105

 

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