battle of Tunis

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In 1535 Barbarossa conquered Tunis in the name of the Ottoman sultan. Mohammed Al-Hafsi, the Berber claimant to the caliphate, appealed to Charles V for assistance. In July 1535 an ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

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