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  1. a city in S Hungary, on the Danube River: site of battles with Turkish forces, 1526 and 1687.
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Historical Examples of mohacs

  • In 1526 the victory of Mohacs made the Turks masters of Hungary.

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  • 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.