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BY

A. DE LA MARTINE,

AUTHOR OF

THE GIRONDISTS," TRAVELS IN THE HOLY

LAND,” ETC.

TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH.

THREE VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

NEW YORK :
D. APPLETON & COMPANY,

3 46 & 348 BROADWAY.

1857.

PRESERVATION
COPY ADDED
OPICWNAL TO BE
RETAINED

DR440

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1 3 1995

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ENTERED, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1855, by

D. APPLETON, & COMPANY,
In the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York.

CONTENTS.

Amurath II.-—Beauty of the Family–His Reception by the Janis-

saries—Sorrow at the death of his Father-Hostile attempts of
Mustapha and Djouneyd—Meeting of a Council—Movements of
Mustapha—Defection of one half the Empire—The term Mus-
sulman-Proceedings of Amurath against Mustapha-Flight of
Djouneyd-Panic of Mustapha's troops-Escape of Mustapha-
Faithfulness of Adorno— Triumph of Amurath-His march
upon Constantinople—His Victories—His return to Adrianople
Disturbances in Asia-Victory of the Danube Capture of Sale
nica-Sigismund, King of Hungary-Ladislas, King of Poland
-Repulse of the Turks at Belgrade,

Mahomet II.—Marches to Adrianople—The Sultana Mara-At-

tempts at fusion of the Greek and Roman Churches-Khalil-
His movements with the Sultan_Constantinople--Its Siege
Fanaticism of the Greeks-Death of Constantine- The Russian
Cardinal Isidore,

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