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 Oratio protreptica
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Oratio protreptica

‘Hortatory speech’

Johannes Spiessheimer, Spieshaymer, Spiesheimer, Speissheimer

Date: 1526

Original Language: Latin


On 29 August 1526, the Battle of Mohács (present-day Baranya County, southern Transdanubia Region, Hungary) between the Kingdom of Hungary and the Ottoman Empire ended with the disastrous defeat of the Hungarians, and the death of the young King Louis II of Hungary and Bohe…

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Bradács, Gábor, “ Oratio protreptica”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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