- a city in S Hungary, on the Danube River: site of battles with Turkish forces, 1526 and 1687.
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In 1526 the victory of Mohacs made the Turks masters of Hungary.Famous Sea Fights
John Richard Hale
In the following campaign the Austrians won a decisive victory on the famous battle-ground of Mohacs (August 18th, 1687).
On the fatal field of Mohacs the fate of Hungary was decided in an unequal fight.
This was not--like Varna or Mohacs--an ill-advised132 attempt to break the Turkish line by a headlong onset.The Art of War in the Middle Ages A.D. 378-1515
C. W. C. Oman