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 Posted: Mon Mar 30th, 2009 02:15 pm
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In eastern Europe, Ottoman Empire was turned back after laying siege to Vienna in 1529. It mark the furthest extension of the Turks into Central Europe. In three centuries later at the battle of Vienna in 1863 the Ottomans were turned back and started their decline of the power in Europe as the borders shrank back towards the Bosporus.

Europe turned back Muslim conquest three different times over eleven centuries...

 

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