TITLE

The Polish Carouselvalry

AUTHOR(S)
Meyerowitz, Rick
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Military History;Nov2011, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A cartoon depicting King Jan III Sobieski and his Polish cavalry at the Battle of Vienna in Austria on September 11, 1683 is presented.
ACCESSION #
65218574

 

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