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Guy Farrish
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This is intersting-

http://www.hungarianhistory.com/lib/warso/
which won’t answer your questions I am afraid – but will show that, in the 1980s at least, there was considerable doubt about the accuracy of some traditional sources (Istvan Brodarics) for the totals of combatants, never mind a breakdown. It also mentions why we may never get accuracy – the destruction of many Hungarian records by – the Ottoman invasion!

Worth a read for those of us who have not a great background in the details of the Mohacs campaign.