HistoryNotes-12-1-05 - History Notes Turkey was considered...

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History Notes - 12/1/05 * Turkey was considered politically stronger than Poland - strong military * Turkey - very efficient in the area of Military * Constantinople - New city of Istanbul * 16th Century - Suleiman the Magnificent - Turks become aggressive * 1526 - Battle of Mohacs - Turks invaded the Danu River - defeated Hungarians- proceeded to advance into Austria and the city of Vienna was going to be under attack - it never falls - Hapsburgs force the Turks to withdraw - * The Battle of Lepanto - Spain defeat the Turks * The Ottoman Empire - is referred to as the “Sleeping Giant” * The Great Ruler has died in Ottoman Empire * The Empire had become so large that the Sultan was having a hard time controlling everyone and thing * Koprillis Family - Ruling Dynasty - They become Sultans (Rulers) * Commitment to invade Europe * Defeat Hungarians * City of Vienna is under siege * Vienna is under siege for 2 months - Vienna does not fall * "911" Emergency call is placed throughout the Empire - * 1683 - International Army is created * Once the Turks withdrew - Last time the Hapsburgs would have to worry about a Turkish Invasion
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