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Siege of Vienna

The Last Great Trial Between Cross & Crescent

by John Stoye

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Published by Pegasus Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Europe - Austria & Hungary,
  • Middle East - Turkey,
  • Military - Other,
  • History / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9773646M
    ISBN 101933648635
    ISBN 109781933648637
    OCLC/WorldCa154704997


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The actual siege of Vienna is ostensibly the focus of this book, but to me, it was a lot more about 17th century politics in Europe. The author identifies so many conflicting and competing political interests that all bore of the efforts of the Holy Roman Emperor to recruit allies in this struggle against the Turks, that it's difficult at best  › Books › New, Used & Rental Textbooks › Humanities.

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Siege of Vienna, (July 17–Sept. 12, ), expedition by the Turks against the Habsburg Holy Roman emperor Leopold I that resulted in their defeat by a combined force led by John III Sobieski of siege marked the beginning of the end of Turkish domination in eastern Europe.

The leader of the Hungarian Calvinists, Imre Thököly, appealed to the Turkish grand vizier, Kara Mustafa Situé à seulement mètres de la cathédrale Saint-Étienne et à mètres de l'église catholique Saint-Pierre, le Magic of Vienna propose un hébergement avec connexion Wi-Fi gratuite à Vienne.

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The Siege of Vienna by John Stoye the first of its kind. There are very few books published on the Siege of Vienna, and John Stoye was one of the first historians to research and capture the events of the Turkish siege.

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In his splendid study The Siege of Vienna, the Oxford historian John Stoye provides a detailed account of the intricate machinations between the Habsburgs and the Free shipping over $ The actual siege of Vienna is ostensibly the focus of this book, but to me, it was a lot more about 17th century politics in Europe.

The author identifies so many conflicting and competing political interests that all bore of the efforts of the Holy Roman Emperor to recruit allies in this struggle against the Turks, that it's difficult at best to keep track of who's doing what to whom and why  › History › Europe › Austria & Hungary.

Siege of Vienna is not an especially easy read, it was seemingly never really written with a reader in mind. It is much more the bringing of historical evidence together. The start of the book is one of the most glaring examples, it reads like a report of the sources Stoye has found rather than historical analysis.

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He seems to know every inch of ground, every earthwork and fortification around the Imperial City, and he follows the action meticulously."—   The Ottoman siege cut virtually every means of food supply into Vienna, and the garrison and civilian volunteers suffered extreme casualties.

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It was the last serious threat to Western Christendom and so great was its impact that countries normally jealous and hostile sank their differences to throw back the armies of Islam and their savage Tartar :// The siege of Vienna in was one of the turning points in European history.

So great was its impact that countries normally jealous and hostile sank their differences to throw back the armies of Islam and their savage Tartar consequences of defeat were momentous: The Ottomans lost half of their European territories, which led to Print book: English: New edView all editions and formats: Summary: The story of the siege of Vienna inone of the turning points in European history.

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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (OCoLC) The Siege of Vienna in was the first attempt by the Ottoman Empire, led by Suleiman the Magnificent, to capture the city of Vienna, siege signalled the pinnacle of the Ottoman Empire's power and the maximum extent of Ottoman expansion in central fter, years of bitter military tension and reciprocal attacks ensued, culminating in the Battle of Vienna of "Best book on battle/siege of Vienna" Topic.

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For more information, see the TMP ?id= The second Ottoman siege of Vienna () generated a higher volume of English writing than any other seventeenth-century event involving the Ottomans.

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At the Battle of Vienna’s last centennial, in SeptemberPope John Paul II arrived in the Austrian capital for a four-day visit.

This tour was, according to The New York Times, ‘the high point of Austria’s celebration of the th anniversary of the lifting of the Turkish siege of Vienna by the united Christian armies of Europe COVID Resources.

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