Grosswardern, Transylvania, surrenders to the Turks (31 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Grosswardern (today's Oradea), Transylvania, surrenders to the Ottoman Turks. In the wake of this victory, Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I agrees to send army to try to check the Turkish advance.

Citation:
Editors. "Grosswardern, Transylvania, surrenders to the Turks". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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