Glande


Glande

Glande (baptized as "Richard") [cite book| title=The History of Prussia: From the Earliest Times to the Present Day |first=Walter James | last=Wyatt | year=1876 |publisher=Longmans, Green and Co |location=London |pages=233] was the leader of Sambians, one of the Prussian clans, during the Great Prussian Uprising (1260–1274) against the Teutonic Knights. [cite book| first=William |last=Urban |title=The Prussian Crusade |publisher=Lithuanian Research and Studies Center |location=Chicago, Illinois |year=2000 |edition=2nd |pages=273 |isbn=0-929700-28-7] There is nothing known about his life or achievements, except that once the uprising started, Sambians elected him as their leader. Sambians were the first tribe to give up the fight and surrendered in 1265. [Urban, William. "The Prussian Crusade", 306.]

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