hofer, andreas


hofer, andreas

Tirolese patriot, military leader, and popular hero who fought Napoleonic France and Bavaria for two years (1809-10) in an attempt to keep his homeland under Austrian rule

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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