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  Jan III Sobieski Summary
John, or Jan, Sobieski was born at Olesko near Lvov, Poland, on Aug. 17, 1629, the eldest son of Jakób Sobieski, commander of the Cracow fortress.
Jan III Sobieski (17 August 1629 - June 17 1696; John III Sobieski) was one of the most notable monarchs of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, the King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania from 1674 until his death.
Jan Sobieski was born 1629 in Olesko, a small town near Lwów (modern Lviv, Ukraine), to a notable szlachta family of Sobieski of Janina Coat of Arms.
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 Jan III Sobieski
Jan Sobieski (uitspraak: Sobjeski) werd op 17 augustus 1629 tijdens een hevig onweer geboren in het familiekasteel Zólkiew (uitspraak: Zjoewkjev) in Olesko, dat nu in Ukraïne ligt.
Sobieski was in ieder geval gek op haar en zelfs op het slagveld, waar hij noodgedwongen regelmatig te vinden was, vond Jan nog de tijd om brieven aan zijn geliefde vrouw te sturen.
Jan's zoon Jakub Ludwik Henri is nooit koning geworden en stierf uiteindelijk in 1737.
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Jan III and Marysienka’s children: Jakub Ludwik (1667-1736), Teresa Teofila, Berbelune,La Mannone, Teresa Kunegunda (1676-1730)- In 1695, the Princess married Maximilian II Emanuel, elector of Bavaria, Aleksander Benedykt, (1677-1713).
Jan Sobieski's military prowess, as exhibited in a war against the Ottoman Empire, contributed to his election as king of Poland.
Sobieski, who became the Commander-in-Chief of the aalied forces, planned to attack on the 13th of September, but he had noticed that the Turkish resistance was weak and ordered full attack on September 12, 1683.
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 Jan III Sobieski
As one exhalted on a wall, Sobieski was an accomplished intellectual, and as a warrior he was one of the greatest in Polish history.
Jan Sobieski was now Jan III Sobieski, having been elected king after his resounding defeat of the Ottoman Turks at Chocim and also due to the enormous bribes that the French, under Louis XIV, the Cathlolic Sun King, had paid magnates to elect him.
During the battle, Sobieski found himself in a grim strategic position, and the Tartars were in an excellent position to wreak havoc on his forces.
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 Courtly Lives - House of Sobieski (gen 8 - 9)
Marek Sobieski (1549-1605) was the son of Jan Sobieski (1518-1564) and Katarzyna Gdeszynska (1531-1600).
King Jan III Sobieski, King of Poland (1629-1696) was born at Olesko, near Lwow, as the second son of Jakub and Maria Sobieski.
Jan was the hetman of the Crown from 1668 and King from 1672.
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 Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw : Warsaw Poland Hotels
The Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw is located on the threshold of the district of Ochota.
The Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw is under an obligation to provide royal-standard service as well as providing renowned traditional Polish hospitality.
Located in the heart of the Warsaw's business district, Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw is within easy reach from all parts of the city, and is only 5.6 kilometers from the Okecie International Airport..
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 Jan III Sobieski - Sciaga.pl
Jan Sobieski był człowiekiem wybitnym, o szerokich horyzontach i otwartym umyśle oraz nieprzeciętnej osobowości.
W 1665 roku Sobieski otrzymał stanowisko marszałka wielkiego koronnego, a rok później buławę hetmana polnego koronnego.
Król Jan III Sobieski zmuszony był zwrócić się w stronę Habsburgów i dalej prowadzić wojnę z Turcją.
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 Castle
There is a castle on the picturesque, cliff shore of the Puck Bay, on the Wejhers, Radziwiłłs, Sobieskis lands.
Horse riding through the picturesque beach nestle to an old park, excursions on foot or bike rides along linden alley of Jan III Sobieski will attract lovers of active rest close to nature.
Jan III Sobieski Castle is an exceptional place.
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 Jan III Sobieski Warsaw Poland Discount Reservations Service   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw is located ten minutes from the city centre and fifteen minutes from the airport, right on the main thoroughfare out of Warsaw.
The lobby at the Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw is spacious, with numerous plants and pleasant pastel wall coverings.
All rooms and facilities at the Jan III Sobieski Hotel are equipped to the standards expected of a superior first class property.
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 Sobieski Hotel, Warsaw
"Jan III Sobieski" Hotel is a very characteristic spot on the hotel map of Warsaw due to its original colorful façade.
Just remember to be careful while carrying beer to the garden or maybe especially coming back to your room, because the doorstep is very high and a moment of carelessness may cost you a visit at the doctor's office.
"Jan III Sobieski" hotel is located in the centre of Warsaw at Zawiszy Square.
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 Welcome To Jan III Sobieski hotel**** in Warsaw   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Jan III Sobieski Hotel has been awarded the prestigious title of "The Pearl of the Polish Hotels" in 2001.
This four star hotel is located in the city center, near one of the most popular streets in Warsaw, Aleje Jerozolimskie, and a 15 minute drive from the airport.
Dine in the Sobieski's restaurant which serves traditional Polish and International cuisine.
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 Jan III Sobieski
Отель Ян III Собески с характерными очертаниями и красочным фасадом – это узнаваемый всеми элемент архитектуры Варшавы и элегантная визитная карточка района Охота.
Четырехзвездочный Отель Ян III Собески, построенный польско-австрийской фирмой, первых гостей принял в 1992 году.
Историческим звеном, соединяющим обе страны, является образ Короля Яна III Собески, выдающегося политика, одержавшего великую победу в венском сражении.
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 in illo tempore » Jan III Sobieski
Matthew at this entry on the Shrine of the Holy Whapping has Jerzy Eleuter Szymonowicz-Siemiginowski's painting of Jan III Sobieski, the Polish king, at the siege of Vienna.
Sobieski at Vienna (Sobieski pod Wiedniem), Julius Kossak
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 Jan III Sobieski
Sobieski bił wroga pod Ochmatowem i Bracławiem, wytrzymał oblężenie w Podhajcach.
Król Jan III nadal prowadził szczęśliwe wojny z muzułmanami, wydzierając spod ich panowania ukrainne ziemie.
Jan III Sobieski zakończył ziemski żywot 17 czerwca 1696 r.
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 Jan Iii Sobieski (Warsaw). Jan Iii Sobieski (Poland) Hotel Discount Reservation/Booking   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Jan Lii Sobieski Hotel Warsaw is located ten minutes from the city centre and fifteen minutes from the airport, right on the main thoroughfare out of Warsaw.
The lobby at the Jan Lii Sobieski Hotel Warsaw is spacious, with numerous plants and pleasant pastel wall coverings.
The restaurant at the Jan Lii Sobieski Hotel Warsaw is open plan, accessed from the lobby on the ground floor, and is extremely bright and very popular.
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 Jan III Sobieski: 1674-696
Jan III Sobieski was born in Olesko, Galicja on June 2, 1624 and died 72 years later on June 17,1696.
One of Sobieski's ambitions was to unify the Christian Europe in a crusade to drive the Turks out of Europe.
Wimmer, Jan, The 1683 Siege of Vienna (Warsaw; Interpress, 1983)
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 Jan III Sobieski - Poczet w³adców Polski   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
W pierwszym okresie swych rz¹dów Jan III d¹¿y³ do odzyskania Prus Ksi¹¿êcych i zawarciu pokoju z Turcj¹.
Jan III Sobieski zosta³ pochowany w katedrze na Wawelu.
Portret Jana III Sobieskiego [góra strony] Jesteœ tutaj Poczet w³adców Polski 46 biogramów królów i ksi¹¿¹t Polski - od Mieszka I do Stanis³awa Augusta Poniatowskiego - opracowanych przez historyków warszawskich.
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 Hotel Jan III Sobieski Warsaw (Warszawa)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Hotel Jan III Sobieski Warsaw - Book a hotel room in Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw.
The four star Jan III Sobieski hotel is known for its unique style, modernity and luxury.
The main historical element is character of King Jan III Sobieski - a great Pole and outstanding statesman, who led his troops to the rescue of besieged Vienna.
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 Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw - Special Internet Rates - Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw Poland
Jan III Sobieski Hotel Warsaw is located in the heart of Warsaw's business district, only one kilometer to the Central Railway Station and a few minutes from the International Airport Okecie.
Jan III Sobieski Hotel offers 427 comfortably equipped guest rooms, including 118 rooms with a high speed Internet.
Jan III Sobieski Hotel features fitness club that offers the latest training equipment, ensuring biological rejuvenation and relaxation.
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 Jan III Sobieski Hotel, Warsaw, East Poland, Poland
Jan III Sobieski Hotel, Warsaw, East Poland, Poland
Accommodation in Jan III Sobieski Hotel, Warsaw, East Poland, Poland
Hotel is located in the heart of Warsaw, only 500 m from the Central Railway Station and 5,6 km from the Airport.Hotel's characteristic and colourful building is an easily recognisable architectural feature of Warsaw and an elegant threshold to the district of Ochota.
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 Jan III Sobieski   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Jan III Sobieski urodził się w Olesku, zamku na wysokiej górze, milę od Białego Kamienia, gdzie się też król Michał urodził.
Ojciec Jana, Jakub Sobieski, świetny mówca, czynny uczestnik wojen z Moskwą i Turcją,dyplomata, osiągnął tuż przed śmiercią w 1646 r.
Czynny udział w wojnach przypłacił Jan ciężką raną pod Beresteczkiem, a Marek śmiercią od tatarskiego noża pod Botohem w 1652 r.
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 Jan III Sobieski
Perfectly located in the heart of Warsaw's business district, the four star Jan III Sobieski Hotel is within easy reach from all parts of the city, including the major attractions and places of interest.
The hotel was founded by Austrian company and received its first guests in 1992.
The common historical accent connecting both countries is the King Jan III Sobieski - a Great Pole and Outstanding Statesman, who led his troops to the rescue of besieged Vienna.
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 Jan III Sobieski   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Jan Sobieski oddala groźbę wojny domowej, nie decydując się na użycie siły przeciwko opozycjonistom.
Jan Sobieski nakazuje odwrót (wobec pogorszenia pogody i braku wsparcia ze strony Austrii).
Sobieski w przypływie gniewu kazał strażnika rozstrzelać, lecz pod wpływem duchownych skazał go na karę praszczęty (dragon miał przebiec 15 razy pomiędzy dwoma rzędami żołnierzy uzbrojonych w rózgi).
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 Polish Kings: Jan III Sobieski   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
king of Poland from 1674; son of Jacob Sobieski, castellan of Cracow; elected king.
Describe the course of Polish-Turkish wars during the reign of Jan III.
Describe the main directions of foreign politics of Jan III.
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 Modern History Sourcebook: Secret History of Jan Sobieski, 1683
The Secret History of the Reign of Jan Sobieski, 1683 AD In early Modern Europe one of the most powerful states was the joint Kingdom of Poland and Lithuania, covering an area which would have included modern Poland, Lituania, Belorussia, Slovakia and much of Ukraine.
There was found an ostrich of an admirable beauty, which had been taken from one of the Emperor's country-houses, and whose head the vizier's men cut off in their retreat, that it might not serve to adorn the King's menagerie.
From: Polish Manuscripts, or The Secret History of the Reign of John Sobieski, The III of that Name, King of Poland, containing a particular account of the siege of Vienna.
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 Hotel Jan III Sobieski, Warsaw, Poland - VirtualTourist.com
It opened its doors in 1992 and is named after Polish King Jan III Sobieski who led his troops to the rescue of besieged Vienna.
The four-star hotel's Austrian-Polish design team named the place after King Jan III Sobieski, a Polish statesman whose troops rescued a besieged Vienna.
The hotel`s characteristic and colourful façade is an easily recognisable architectural feature of Warsaw Located in the heart of Warsaw's business district, the Hotel is conveniently situated in one of the main streets, within easy reach from all parts of the city.
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 Discount Jan Iii Sobieski Hotel Warsaw Reservations Services. truehotels.com offer you special rates.
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 Poland in the classroom - King Jan III Sobieski   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Poland in the classroom - King Jan III Sobieski
The bust relates to baroque portraits of the king and shows him as a victorious leader antique armor, with a garland of laurel leaves and the order of the Holy Spirit.
It was sculpted in an atmosphere of heightened regard for Sobieski's figure and martial achievements stimulated during the reign of Stanislaw August Poniatowski under the influence of anti-Turkish sentiments of the eighties of 18th century and the celebrations of the hundred anniversary of the lifting of the siege of Vienna.
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