Lutheran warrior, King of Sweden. He entered Germany as the new leader of the Protestant cause. A series of victories carried him south as far as Munich. The "Lion of the north" died at the Battle of Lutzen in 1632, southwest of Leipzig, although his Swedish army won the battle.
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