But the Moldovan [Prince Stephen the Great] did not obey the Sultan's command. After that, the Beylerbey Hadim, taking the army from Rumelia, went to Moldova. Than the accursed man, coming unexpectedly and harassing the Islamic army, attacked the Turks as they walked like strangers with their eyes closed. Many Muslims died as martyrs
Praiseworthy hero in no respect inferior to other heroes we admire. He was the first contemporary among the rulers of the world to score a decisive victory against the Turks. To my mind, he is the worthiest to lead a coalition of the Christian Europe against the Turks.