One of the main settings in the well-known Hungarian youth novel was a timberyard.
The defenders of Eger Castle invented a lethal weapon, a water wheel packed with gunpowder and oil, which proved effective against the Ottoman besiegers in...
István Bocskay created a successful army from former armed cattle herders in the 16th century.
A landmark crossroads in the Hungarian capital city at the turn of the century.
The leader of the Ottoman Empire was the Sultan, the lord of life and death.
The infantry of the Habsburg Empire were deployed in numerous battles.
The term ´kuruc´ denoted armed anti-Habsburg rebels (coming from various social classes) in Hungary in the 17th and 18th centuries.