Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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Sebestyén Tinódi Lantos

Date: 1554

Original Language: Hungarian


Sebestyén Tinódi was the earliest and most prolific Hungarian poet-performer of the 16th century, with 22 narrative songs and melodies extant in print form. He recorded the clashes involving Ottoman, Hungarian and Habsburg interests from 1540 to 1556, during the tripartite division of Hungary. The songs belong to the widespread European genre of…

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Dobozy, Maria, “ Cronica”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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