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Battle of Lepanto, 7 October 1571, ~500 ships, ~150 000 people, 2500+ cannons, a sea battle won by the Holy League that ended Ottoman threat in Mediterranean

Battle of Lepanto, 7 October ships, 000 people, cannons, a sea battle won by the Holy League that ended Ottoman threat in Mediterranean

The battle of Lepanto (1571) was one of the largest galley battles in history. Don Juan of Austria's victory ended Turkish operations in the western Mediterranean and destroyed their fleet as well.

The battle of Lepanto was one of the largest galley battles in history. Don Juan of Austria's victory ended Turkish operations in the western Mediterranean and destroyed their fleet as well.

7.10.1571.The Battle of Lepanto by Andries van Eertvelt (1640)

The Battle of Lepanto by Andries van Eertvelt, depicting the crushing defeat of the Ottoman fleet by the allied navies of the Holy League,

Ottoman-Habsburg Wars: Battle of Lepanto

Ottoman-Habsburg Wars: Battle of Lepanto

The Battle of Lepanto was fought in 1571 and saw the forces of the Holy League succeed in halting Turkish expansion in the Mediterranean.

7.10.1571.Battle of Lepanto.1595- 1605.by Andrea Vicentino (c.1600, Doge's Palace,Venice)

Palazzo Ducale Andrea Vicentino Battle of Lepanto.

[Oct. 7, 1571]  The victory of the Holy League prevented the Ottoman Empire expanding further along the European side of the Mediterranean. Lepanto was the last major naval battle in the Mediterranean fought entirely between galleys and has been assigned great symbolic importance by Catholic and other historians. Some historians argue that Turkish victory could have led to Western Europe being overrun

7 October 1571 - the Battle of Lepanto was fought between the forces of the Holy League under the command of young Don John of Austria and the Ottoman Empire in the Gulf of Corinth, one of the largest, bloodiest and decisive naval engagements in history.

Battle of Lepanto 1571 / This was a naval engagement on 7 October 1571 in which a fleet of the Holy League, a coalition of European Catholic maritime states arranged by Pope Pius V, led by Spanish admiral Don Juan of Austria and mostly financed by the Spanish Empire, decisively defeated the fleet of the Ottoman Empire on the northern edge of the Gulf of Corinth, off western Greece.

Battle of Lepanto 1571 - Felipe II de España - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

Western World Saved from the Moors (Muslims) in 1492! Miraculous Battle! Naval battle of Lepanto by Andrea Micheli

Tattoo Finka Western World Saved from the Moors (Muslims) in Miraculous Battle! Naval battle of Lepanto by Andrea Micheli

7.10.1571.Battle of Lepanto.The Allegory of the Battle of Lepanto by Paolo Veronese (c.1572,Gallerie dell'Accademia,Venice)

The Battle of Lepanto by Paolo Veronese (c. oil on canvas, 169 x 137 cm, Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice).

Battle of Lepanto - 1571. Extent of the Ottoman Empire in the 16th Century.

History Map of Europe illustrating the Domains of Philip II and the Domains of the Ottoman Empire.

Battle of Lepanto, 7 October 1571, ~500 ships, ~150 000 people, 2500+ cannons, a sea battle won by the Holy League that ended Ottoman threat in Mediterranean

Battle of Lepanto, 7 October ships, 000 people, cannons, a sea battle won by the Holy League that ended Ottoman threat in Mediterranean

The Cathedral Museum displays a pennant of the Battle of Lepanto - sixteenth century flagship of the Holy League in the Battle of Lepanto, which will be exhibited alongside a collection of textiles in the new hall of the Museum of the Cathedral of Santiago.

The Cathedral Museum displays a pennant of the Battle of Lepanto - sixteenth…

The Real, built in Barcelona at the Royal Shipyard, was the largest galley of its time and the flagship of Don Juan de Austria in the Battle of Lepanto in 1571, the largest battle between galleys in history, in which a fleet of the Holy League, an alliance of Christian powers of the Mediterranean, decisively defeated an Ottoman fleet under Grand Admiral ("Kaptan-ı Derya") Müezzinzade Ali Pasha

The Real, built in Barcelona at the Royal Shipyard, was the largest galley of…

"Jenízaros, Batalla de Lepanto, 7 de octubre de 1571"

Ottoman Janissaries engaging the Holy League's fleet on board a war galley, Battle of Lepanto