The Turks take Hungary (37 words)

Historical Context Note

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The Turks make another invasion into Hungary. This time, they conquer the town of Visegrad and take the Hungarian crown jewels. Ottoman Sultan Suleiman I then organises the country into 12 sanjaks, with Buda as the administrative centre.

Editors. "The Turks take Hungary". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[, accessed 26 October 2016.]