52 min

Skanderbeg, Sword of Christendom Anthology of Heroes History

    • Society & Culture

Who Was Skanderbeg?
Gjergj Kastrioti, known as Skanderbeg was an Albanian who lived in the 15th century.
As the Ottoman Empire pushed into his tiny homeland he made the decision to stand and fight.
Venetians, Ottomans and even fellow Albanian's would try their luck, but through tactical brilliance and his cult of personality; Skanderbeg would hold the line.
This podcast tells the story of his thrilling life.
Join the Anthology on Instagram for extra content about this and future episodes!
https://www.instagram.com/anthologyofheroes/
Pictures, further reading, attributions and more can be found on our website.
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Who Was Skanderbeg?
Gjergj Kastrioti, known as Skanderbeg was an Albanian who lived in the 15th century.
As the Ottoman Empire pushed into his tiny homeland he made the decision to stand and fight.
Venetians, Ottomans and even fellow Albanian's would try their luck, but through tactical brilliance and his cult of personality; Skanderbeg would hold the line.
This podcast tells the story of his thrilling life.
Join the Anthology on Instagram for extra content about this and future episodes!
https://www.instagram.com/anthologyofheroes/
Pictures, further reading, attributions and more can be found on our website.
http://anthologyofheroespodcast.com


See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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