The enemy at the gate

Habsburgs, Ottomans and the battle for Europe
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Basic Books , New York
East and West, Vienna (Austria) -- History -- Siege, 1683, Turkey -- Foreign relations -- Europe, Europe -- Foreign relations -- Turkey, Europe -- Foreign relations -- 1648
StatementAndrew Wheatcroft.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCB251 .W44 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 339 p., [16] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23696776M
ISBN 100465013740
ISBN 139780465013746
LC Control Number2008938931

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Vienna in the second decade of the fifteenth century stood like a faltering bulwark against the onslaught of the Turkish conquerors.

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In his book The Enemy at the Gate: Habsburgs, Ottomans and the Battle for Europe, Andrew Wheatcroft undertakes a synopsis of the historical events of the Siege of Vienna and the surrounding myth. Without adding much from a scholarly perspective, the book is very good at demonstrating to the general reader the interconnections but also the   Does the electronic version of the book completely replace the paper version?

Of course not. Best of all, if after reading an e-book, you buy a paper version of The Enemy at the Gate: Habsburgs, Ottomans, and the Battle for Europe. Read the book on paper - it is quite a powerful ://Andrew Wheatcroft. Andrew Wheatcroft is the author of many books on early modern and modern history, including The Ottomans (), The Habsburgs () and Infidels ().

During the writing of The Enemy at the Gate, he has researched in Austria, Germany, France, Ireland, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Turkey, Sweden, and the USA. His previous books have been translated into