Turkish troops massacre Bulgarians (29 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.7.4: Bulgarian Writing and Culture.


After rebellion breaks out in Bulgaria, the inhabitants of Batak, who have laid down their arms in order to negotiate with the Ottoman forces, are massacred by Turkish troops.

Editors. "Turkish troops massacre Bulgarians". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18703, accessed 27 October 2016.]