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What is the significance of the Peace of Westphalia?

The Peace of Westphalia brought about the end of the Thirty Years War

The Peace of Westphalia created a basis for national self-determination

The Peace of Westphalia included a return to the principles in the Peace of Augsburg of 1555, in which each prince would have the right to determine the religion of his own state

The Peace of Westphalia extended that tolerance to allow the minority religion of the territory to practice freely

The Peace of Westphalia established important political precedents for state sovereignty

The Peace of Westphalia established important political precedents for inter-state diplomacy

The Peace of Westphalia established important political precedents for balance of power in Europe

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