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 Of the invasion and defeat of the Turks, in the year 1683
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Edmund Waller

Date: After December 1683

Original Language: English

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In most print editions, including the first 1690 edition, Of the invasion and defeat of the Turks, in the year 1683 is 76 lines long, making 14 stanzas of varying lengths. It was probably written between December 1683 and February 1685, as it references the execution on 25 December 1683 of Kara Mustafa Pasha, Grand Vizier to Mehmed IV and Commander-in-Chief of the Ottoman for…

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Sisneros, Katie, “ Of the invasion and defeat of the Turks, in the year 1683”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_29195>
First published online: 2015



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