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Lepanto 1571

The Greatest Naval Battle Of The Renaissance (Campaign)

by Angus Konstam

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Osprey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Battles & campaigns,
  • European history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • Military - General,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • Austria,
  • Europe,
  • Mediterranean Sea,
  • Ottoman Empire,
  • Europe - General,
  • History / Military / General,
  • Ancient - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTony Bryan (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8922369M
    ISBN 101841764094
    ISBN 109781841764092


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A very good, short discussion of the battle of Lepanto in It does a good job of setting up the story, the personalities involved, and actual battle.

No mention of Cervantes, however. It does a good job of identifying where the Ottomans and various European powers 45. Written by naval expert Angus Lepanto 1571 book, Lepanto is a clear and concise account of one of the most decisive naval battles ever fought, and one that also marked the high-water mark for Islamic aggression5(29).

The battle of Lepanto has long been considered one of the decisive naval battles of history. Yet, the savage fighting on Sunday, 7 October left the strategic map unchanged and the defeated Ottoman Turks were able to replace their losses and launch a new fleet the following year.

This book is an amateurish compilation work based mainly on popular descriptions of the battle of Lepanto. As such is completely useless and, if possible, is 5(14). Describes the Battle of Lepanto inbetween the Christians and Ottoman Empire, which took place near the port of what is known today as Nafpaktos in central Greece.

A good overall story of the battle in a very readable format, with interspersed copies of paintings, maps, Cited by: 3. In a five hour melee the Christians Lepanto 1571 book a decisive defeat on the Turks.

Lepanto was the last great galley fight of all time and one of the most decisive naval battles in history. This book details the course of one of the most crucial military campaigns of the : Lepanto book.

Read reviews from worlds largest community for readers. The battle of Lepanto has long been considered one of the decisive naval batt 35(1). The book deals with bascially only two years () of the struggle between the Western powers of the time and the Ottoman Empire for control of the Mediterranean, ending with the great sea battle of Lepanto5.

This is a tale of the great battle at Lepanto () between the Turks and the Christian League composed of primarily Spain and Venice but including the Papal State. It is vividly told and represents the end of the galleys after two thousand years going all the way back to 5. The battle of Lepanto has long been considered one of the decisive naval battles of history.

Yet, the savage fighting on Sunday, 7 October left the strategic map unchanged and the defeated Ottoman Turks were able to replace their losses and launch a new fleet the following : Pen and Sword. Lepanto | Acies. Home Lepanto October 7th, The calm Aegean sea is going to be, once again, the scene of one of the most important battles in history.

The fleets of the Ottoman Empire and the Holy League, created by Pope Pius V, are ready to clash in the waters in front of the little town of Lepanto. At the end of the day.

The Greatest Sea Battle in History: Lepanto, October For more than three years, Pope Pius V had labored mightily to sound alarms about the deadly Muslim buildup in the shipyards of Istanbul. The sultan had been stung by the surprising defeat of his overwhelming invasion force in Malta in Lepanto, The Battle that Saved Europe In this article H.

Crocker III provides an excellent overview of the clash between the Islamic Ottoman Empire, the European Habsburg Empire, and the. Thank you to our regular contributor, Heather R. Darsie, for this overview of the Battle of Lepanto.

Inthe Ottoman Turks were a proven naval force. Leading up tothe Venetians had attempted to make peace with the Turks to end their expansion through the Mediterranean.

Turkish ships would harry the Venetians and, through Barbary Estimated Reading Time: 6 mins. The book covers a lot of ground in the years up to the Battle of Lepanto Lepanto 1571 book is dealt with at t As the author states, he chose the title just to be provocative.

There is no West to speak of in the 16th Century but there certainly was the Turkish Empire or The Porte5. Lepanto The Madonnas Victory, Nic Fields.

The battle of Lepanto was the last major naval battle between two fleets of oar-powered warships, and the largest naval battle since Actium. Fields takes a rather unusual approach to the topic. Lepanto by Nic Fields,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

35(1). October 7, Battle of Lepanto. Donald R. McClarey October 7, The Turks, swollen by their victories, will wish to take on our fleet, and God-I have the pious presentiment-will give us victory. Charles V gave you life.

I will give you honor and greatness. Go and seek them out!Missing: book. The Christian victory of Lepanto on October 7,a triumph still today is a symbol of the militant spirit that should never leave the Christian, writes Catholic Auxiliary Bishop of Astana (Kazakhstan) Athanasius Schneider in a recent book preface.

He thus thematically introduces the excellent new book by leading Italian Catholic historian Roberto de. : Lepanto Christian and Muslim Fleets Battle for Control of the Mediterranean () by Fields, Nic and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.

35(1). LEPANTO The Madonna's Victory Nic Fields With over ships per side, it was the largest naval battle in sixteen centuries and the last major fight between fleets. Buy Lepanto The greatest naval battle of the Renaissance: No. (Campaign) by Konstam, Angus, Bryan, Tony (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Description; Details. The Battle of Lepanto. Nanami Shiono. Vertical Inc, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. For over a century after the fall of Constantinople inthe Ottoman Empire enjoyed an almost unbroken series of victories in Eastern Europe and throughout the Eastern Mediterranean.

Inthe Republic of Venice and Pope Pius V worked. The battle of Lepanto has long been considered one of the decisive naval battles of history.

Yet, the savage fighting on Sunday, 7 October left the strategic map unchanged and the defeated Ottoman Turks were able to replace their losses and launch a new fleet the following year.

Nic Fields re-e. Konstam, Angus, Lepanto The Greatest Naval Battle of the Renaissance. Osprey Publishing, Oxford. ISBN ; Harbottle's Dictionary of Battles, third revision by George Bruce, Warner, Oliver Great Sea Battles () has "Lepanto " as its opening chapter.

ISBN 0 Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia. Review for Lepanto Home - Format: Book Here it is all you need to know about Lepanto and much more.

This is Lepanto in the round set within its context which is the sixteenth century almost everything which has a bearing on the battle is herein. For instances included are a brief history of the Knights Hospitallers, the development. Our Lady of the Rosary and the Battle of Lepanto.

by Fr. Steve Grunow October 6, Tomorrow the Church commemorates the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary, a celebration that has its origin not, as it would seem, in simply a prayer, but in a battle. On October 7th, a fleet of ships assembled by the combined forces of Naples, Sardinia Estimated Reading Time: 5 mins.

The Battle of Lepanto. On October 7,a patchwork fleet of Catholic ships primarily from Spain, Venice and Genoa, under the command of Don Juan of Austria, was at a distinct disadvantage.

The Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins. Lepanto, The Battle that Saved Europe. The clash of civilizations is as old as history, and equally as old is the blindness of those who wish such clashes away; but they are the hinges, the turning points of history. In the latter half of the 16th century, Muslim war drums sounded and the mufti of the Ottoman sultan proclaimed jihad, but Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins.

In Augustan Ottoman fleet of some galleys encountered the slightly smaller Christian fleet of the Holy League. In a five hour melee the Christians inflicted a decisive defeat on the Turks.

Lepanto was the last great galley fight of all time and one of the most decisive naval battles in history. None. Lepanto, The Battle That Saved Europe. The clash of civilizations is as old as history, and equally as old is the blindness of those who wish such clashes away; but they are the hinges, the turning points of history.

In the latter half of the sixteenth century, Muslim war drums sounded and the mufti of the Ottoman sultan proclaimed jihad Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins. Lepanto The Greatest Naval Battle of the Renaissance by Dr. Angus Konstam starting at Lepanto The Greatest Naval Battle of the Renaissance has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

The Galleys at Lepanto. London: Hutchinson, Black, Jeremy. The Seventy Great Battles in History. New York: Thames Hudson, Crowley, Robert. Empires of the Sea: The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto and the Contest for the Center of the World.

New York: Random House, Missing: book. Lepanto ePub ( MB) Add to Basket. £ Lepanto Kindle ( MB) Add to Basket. £ Description. Reviews (4) About the Author. The Battle of Lepanto has long been considered one of the decisive naval battles of history. Yet, the savage fighting on Sunday, 7 October left the strategic map unchanged and the defeated Price: £ October 7th, The calm Aegean sea is going to be, once again, the scene of one of the most important battles in history.

The fleets of the Ottoman Empire and the Holy League, created by Pope Pius V, are ready to clash in the waters in front of the little town of Lepanto. At the end of the day, after one of the fiercest battles in the long.

Battle of Lepanto: Essential Documents. The Spanish General Archive in Simanacas houses unique documents relating to one of the most important events of 16th century Christendom: the naval Battle of Lepanto in In this noteworthy battle off the coast of Greece, the Holy League triumphed over the mighty fleet of the Turks and in doing so, secured the supremacy of Spain at the expense of.

The Naval Battle of Lepanto, A. ) Prehistory While the Great Siege of Malta () entered the history book as an Ottoman defeat, it also had tested the will of the christian nations to resist to a limit.

In the following year, the Aegaean Islands fell to an Ottoman fleet without resistance. LEPANTO, THE mightiest of all Rosary victories was the battle of Lepanto. The Mohammedons, at the peak of their naval power in the Mediterranean, threatened to overrun Christian Europe.

In this extremity Pope St. Pius V formed a league against ted Reading Time: 2 mins. The Battle of Lepanto. was the sixth and last year of the fruitful pontificate of Pope St. Pius V. Up until then, he had tried in vain to persuade the Christian governments of Europe to join together in a Holy League.

Christianity was weakened by the divisions among the Christian nations: from the Renaissance, to the Schism between East. The Papacy and the Levant,Volume 2.

This is the third of four volumes which trace the history of the later Crusades and papal relations with the Levant from the accession of Innocent III (in ) to the reign of Pius V and the battle of Lepanto ().

From the mid-fourteenth century to the conclusion of his work, the author 3/5(4).