The book in an easy form tells about circumstances of the origin, childhood and growth of the famous Zaporozhian hetman Petro Konashevych-Sahaidachny. Considerable attention is paid to the art of war, thanks to which he gained the glory of a brilliant commander of his time. Unexpected twists and turns of real events are reproduced, which wer here. For example, the Cossacks' sea campaign to Kafa in 1616, the Zaporozhian ambassador's trip to the Persian shakh Abbas I in 1618, the Polish-Moscow war of 1617–1618, the courageous defense of the Cossacks - the heroes of the Prut Radavetski Thermopylae, night sorties of the Zaporozhians against the enemy near Khotyn, as well as other events of the Khotyn War of 1621.
Hardcover, 280 psges