A large German army entered Bohemia, and in August 1421 laid siege to the town of Zatec (Saaz).
After an unsuccessful attempt to storm Zatec the crusaders retreated somewhat ingloriously, on hearing that the Hussite troops were approaching.
SAAZ (Czech Zatec), a town of Bohemia, Austria, 64 m.
Exceptionally fine hops are grown in the Zatec (Saaz) district of Bohemia, and of these no less than 40% are exported.
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