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This could certainly be the case, but I only know that they were at war (for the upteenth time) with Venice at the time.

BTW, the Ottomans actually conquered a bit of Italian territory, for one year: a part of the heel of the Italian 'boot', with the city of Otranto, in 1480.

*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.

by DoDo on Tue Jul 5th, 2005 at 11:37:55 AM EST
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