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    • The Siege of Vienna

    • The Last Great Trial Between Cross & Crescent
    • By: John Stoye
    • Narrated by: Robert Feifar
    • Length: 11 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 22
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 22

    The siege of Vienna in 1683 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 allies.The consequences of defeat were momentous: The Ottomans lost half of their European territories, which led to the final collapse of their empire, and the Habsburgs turned their attention from France and the Rhine frontier to the rich pickings of the Balkans.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A partial review

    • By chris on 12-14-13

    Regular price: $24.95