Battle of Ravenna


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Noun1.Battle of Ravenna - a battle between the French and an alliance of Spaniards and Swiss and Venetians in 1512Battle of Ravenna - a battle between the French and an alliance of Spaniards and Swiss and Venetians in 1512
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
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Taylor also offers an appendix specific to the Battle of Ravenna, an agonizing effort that capped this seemingly never-ending war.
This season of the Italian wars culminated in the bloody battle of Ravenna in 1512, which pitted France and Ferrara against Julius, the Venetians, and the Spanish and which, despite victory, left the Estense shaken.
Dietrich's exploits are related in a number of south German songs preserved in Heldenbuch, Das ("The Book of Heroes")--including Dietrichs Flucht ("Dietrich's Flight"), Die Rabenschlacht ("The Battle of Ravenna"), Alpharts Tod ("Alphart's Death"), and a number of additional stories--and, more fully, in the 13th-century Icelandic prose Thithriks saga.