What was the Battle of Khotyn (1673)?

Introduction The Battle of Khotyn or Battle of Chocim or Hotin War was a battle held on 11 November 1673, where Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth forces under hetman John Sobieski defeated Ottoman Empire forces under Hussain Pasha. Part of the Polish-Ottoman War (1672-1676). It reversed the fortunes of the previous year, when Commonwealth weakness led to the… Read More