Villars, Duc de (16531734)

Villars, Duc de, marshal of France, born at Moulins; one of the most illustrious of Louis XIV.'s generals, and distinguished in diplomacy as well as war; served in Germany under Turenne, and in the war of the Spanish Succession; suppressed the Camisards in the Cévennes, but was defeated by Marlborough at Malplaquet (16531734).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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