For over a century after the fall of Constantinople in 1453, the Ottoman Empire enjoyed an almost unbroken series of victories n Eastern Europe and throughout the Eastern Mediterranean. It couldn't last. The Turk's staggering defeat at The Battle of Lepanto would have far-reaching consequences for Europe, for the Ottoman Empire, and indeed for world history as a whole.
In The Battle of Lepanto, Nanami Shiono vividly depicts the fierce sea battle that delivered the Ottoman juggernaut its first major defeat.
Written by Nanami Shiono.