Title

The Significance of Lepanto

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Details

Melleuish, G. C. 2009, 'The Significance of Lepanto', in J. R. Mitchell & H. Buss. Mitchell (eds), Annual Editions World History: Volume 1-Prehistory to 1500, 10 edn, McGraw-Hill, New York. pp. 185

Abstract

The Battle of Lepanto has been referred to as one of history?s turning points, as it saved Europe from a potential Islamic invasion. It still deserves this acclamation. However, the victory was that of an emerging form of state over a powerful traditionalist empire.

Link to publisher version (URL)

McGraw-Hill

RIS ID

29539

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