The devastating defeat in the battle against the Ottomans marked the end of an era in Hungarian history.
Place the sites of notable battles in Hungarian history on a blank map.
Medieval knights were vassals of feudal lords and fought on horseback in battles.
Remnants of Ottoman architecture in Hungary include the Gazi Kasim Pasha Mosque in Pécs and the Minaret of Eger.
The Ottoman army included janissaries (paid warriors) and sipahis (vassal knights).
The leader of the Ottoman Empire was the Sultan, the lord of life and death.
The battle ended with the victory of William the Conqueror´s Norman army over the English.
The Ottoman fleet suffered a catastrophic defeat by the fleet of the Holy League.
The devastating defeat of the Hungarians in the battle against the Mongolians was the result of several bad decisions.
A major battle in the history of Ottoman-Hungarian wars in the 15th century. Its memory is preserved by the noon bells that are still rung every day in...
The tactics of the Hungarian light cavalry included pretending to retreat, tempting their opponents into breaking their ranks, after which the Hungarians...