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Book News Annotation:

This volume is a collection of papers presented at the Seventh International Conference of the Center for Romanian Studies, in Iasi, Romania in July 2001, examining the role of Romania as a crossroads of Europe, in the areas of history, political science, sociology, music, and culture. The articles published appear in the language in which they were prepared by their authors—in English, Romanian, and French. A sampling of topics: the relationship of geography to a nation's destiny and identity, Romania's first experience with modernization during the 19th century, Rudolph Brandsch and the European minorities movement. No subject index. Distributed by ISBS.
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Synopsis:

The Romanian lands have traditionally been a crossroads of Europe, a land and people influenced by contacts with various peoples and cultures, a land traditionally on the border of vast and mighty empires which have influenced its destiny. For this reason, the seventh international conference of the Center for Romanian Studies held in Iasi, Romania, in July 2001, focused on the theme: Romania: A Crossroads of Europe. This volume is a selection of papers presented at this major international conference focusing on cultural, literary, political, commercial, diplomatic, military and historical contacts between Romania and the wider world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9789739432450
Publisher:
Center for Romanian Studies
Location:
Ia÷si
Editor:
Treptow, Kurt W.
Author:
Treptow, Kurt W.
Subject:
Romania
Subject:
Europe - General
Subject:
Eastern Europe - General
Subject:
World History-European History General
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references.
Series Volume:
ODH 11
Publication Date:
20020731
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
350

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History and Social Science » World History » Eastern Europe
History and Social Science » World History » European History General

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"Synopsis" by , The Romanian lands have traditionally been a crossroads of Europe, a land and people influenced by contacts with various peoples and cultures, a land traditionally on the border of vast and mighty empires which have influenced its destiny. For this reason, the seventh international conference of the Center for Romanian Studies held in Iasi, Romania, in July 2001, focused on the theme: Romania: A Crossroads of Europe. This volume is a selection of papers presented at this major international conference focusing on cultural, literary, political, commercial, diplomatic, military and historical contacts between Romania and the wider world.
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