Louis took an active part in the campaign and fought heroically at Jarnac and Moncontour.
But on the 2nd of October the fortress, which had been heroically defended, was taken by assault.
Between 1499 and 1505 they heroically withstood three sieges and repulsed three attacking armies.
Indeed, but for the unceasing simultaneous struggle with the Teutonic knights, the burden of which was heroically borne by Kiejstut, Russian historians frankly admit that Lithuania, not Muscovy, must have become the dominant power of eastern Europe.
Other reverses followed, but the attack on Cuneo was heroically repulsed by the citizens.