alf wallenstein


[wol-uhn-stahyn; for 1 also German vahl-uhn-shtahyn]
Also, Waldstein. Albrecht Wenzel Eusebius von [ahl-brekht ven-tsuhl oi-zey-bee-oos fuhn] , Duke of Friedland [freed-land, -luhnd; German freet-lahnt] , 1583–1634, Austrian general in the Thirty Years' War, born in Bohemia.
Alfred, 1898–1983, U.S. cellist and conductor. Unabridged
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Wallenstein or Waldstein (German ˈvalənʃtain)
Albrecht Wenzel Eusebius von (ˈalbrɛçt ˈvɛntsəl ɔyˈzeːbiʊs fɔn), duke of Friedland and Mecklenburg, prince of Sagan. 1583--1634, German general and statesman, born in Bohemia. As leader of the Hapsburg forces in the Thirty Years' War he won many successes until his defeat at Lützen (1632) by Gustavus Adolphus
Waldstein or Waldstein

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