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 (to͝o-rĕn′, tü-), Vicomte de Title of Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne. 1611-1675.
French military leader noted for his campaigns in France and Italy (1635-1642) during the Thirty Years' War and for his victory in the Battle of the Dunes (1658).
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(French tyrɛn)
(Biography) Vicomte de, title of Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne. 1611–75, French marshal. He commanded armies during the Thirty Years' War and the wars of the Fronde
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Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne de, 1611–75, French marshal.
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de Turenne, and many others, my contemporaries, I, admiral of France, grandson of Henry IV., king of Paris, have I anything left but to get myself killed?
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