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Zorndorf

ZORNDORF, a village of Prussia, in the Oder valley, northeast of Ctistrin. It is famous as the scene of a battle in which the Prussians under Frederick the Great defeated the Russians commanded by Fermor, on the 25th of August 1758 (see SEVEN YEARS' WAR).

Note - this article incorporates content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, (1910-1911)

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