The Turks take Hungary (37 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

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.

Citation:
Editors. "The Turks take Hungary". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14698, accessed 08 December 2016.]