Battle of Nezib: Ibrahim routs Turkish forces (21 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume Ottoman Writing and Culture, 1453-1922.


At the Battle of Nezib (present-day Nizip in Turkey), Egyptian commander Ibrahim inflicts a decisive defeat on the Ottoman Turkish forces.

Editors. "Battle of Nezib: Ibrahim routs Turkish forces". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[, accessed 26 October 2016.]