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István Bocskay created a successful army from former armed cattle herders in the 16th century.
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The term ´kuruc´ denoted armed anti-Habsburg rebels (coming from various social classes) in Hungary in the 17th and 18th centuries.
The infantry of the Habsburg Empire were deployed in numerous battles.
One of the oldest schools in Hungary, where several renowned Hungarians studied.
The Ironsides were members of the Parliamentarian cavalry formed by Oliver Cromwell during the English Civil War.
Cossacks, members of independent semi-military communities, played an important role in the history of Ukraine.
The term ´hussar´ refers to a type of light cavalry which originated in Hungary and was the most popular in the 18th–19th centuries.
The main participants in the battles of the Hungarian War of Independence were the Hungarian, the Imperial and the Russian soldiers.
This animation presents animals commonly kept as livestock and the primal cuts of their meat.