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The Resource The enemy at the gate : Habsburgs, Ottomans and the battle for Europe, Andrew Wheatcroft

The enemy at the gate : Habsburgs, Ottomans and the battle for Europe, Andrew Wheatcroft

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The enemy at the gate : Habsburgs, Ottomans and the battle for Europe
Title
The enemy at the gate
Title remainder
Habsburgs, Ottomans and the battle for Europe
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Wheatcroft
Title variation
Habsburgs, Ottomans and the battle for Europe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Great Siege of Vienna is the centerpiece for historian Andrew Wheatcroft's richly drawn portrait of the centuries-long rivalry between the Ottoman and Habsburg empires for control of the European continent. A gripping work by a master historian, The Enemy at the Gate offers a timely examination of an epic clash of civilizations
Cataloging source
BKL
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Wheatcroft, Andrew
Dewey number
943.613031
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
CB251
LC item number
.W44 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • East and West
  • Vienna (Austria)
  • Turkey
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Siege of Vienna (Austria : 1683)
  • East and West
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Austria
  • Europe
  • Turkey
  • Türkenkrieg
  • Osmanisches Reich
  • Österreich
Label
The enemy at the gate : Habsburgs, Ottomans and the battle for Europe, Andrew Wheatcroft
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Bodley Head, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terror in the East -- A call to arms -- Turks and Tartars -- A plague on the land -- Taking the road to war -- The adversaries -- 'Rise up, rise up ye Christians' -- The pit of hell -- 'A flood of black pitch' -- A holy war? -- Storming Buda -- The age of heroes -- Myth displacing history
Control code
318924099
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 339 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780224073646
Lccn
2008938931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)318924099
Label
The enemy at the gate : Habsburgs, Ottomans and the battle for Europe, Andrew Wheatcroft
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Bodley Head, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Terror in the East -- A call to arms -- Turks and Tartars -- A plague on the land -- Taking the road to war -- The adversaries -- 'Rise up, rise up ye Christians' -- The pit of hell -- 'A flood of black pitch' -- A holy war? -- Storming Buda -- The age of heroes -- Myth displacing history
Control code
318924099
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 339 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780224073646
Lccn
2008938931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)318924099

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