Géza Gárdonyi

Géza Gárdonyi was a Hungarian writer and journalist, best known for his historical novels and adventure stories. He was born on August 3, 1863, in Agárdpuszta, Hungary, and died on October 30, 1922. One of his most famous works is 'Egri csillagok' (Stars of Eger), which is a historical novel set during the Siege of Eger in the 16th century. His works are celebrated for their detailed historical accuracy and engaging storytelling.


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  1. 1. Eclipse of the Crescent Moon

    "Eclipse of the Crescent Moon" is a historical novel set in the 16th century, during the time of the Ottoman Empire's siege on the Hungarian fortress of Eger. The story follows a brave young boy named Gergely, who grows up to be a heroic soldier defending his homeland. The tale is filled with romance, adventure, and provides a detailed depiction of medieval life, warfare, and the heroic resistance of the Hungarian people against the invading Ottoman forces.