The Battle of Lepanto, October 7, 1571

Battle of LepantoThe anniversary of the naval victory of the Christian States over Mohammedan Imperialism has just passed. Few people in our (former) Christian states today are aware of the historical event of the Battle of Lepanto and how critical it was to the survival of Western Civilization. There was a time when few school children had not heard of the Battle of Lepanto.

A brief military history of the battle is here.

Wikipedia account here

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