A Concise History of Bulgaria / Edition 2 by R. J. Crampton | 9780521850858 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
A Concise History of Bulgaria / Edition 2

A Concise History of Bulgaria / Edition 2

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by R. J. Crampton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521850851

ISBN-13: 9780521850858

Pub. Date: 11/24/2005

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

For the increasing number of western travellers who visit Bulgaria either on holiday or on business, this is the ideal introduction to the country's fascinating past. The rich and dramatic story of the Bulgarians is traced from medieval times through Ottoman rule and the cultural flowering of the nineteenth century to the turbulent years of the twentieth century. The

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For the increasing number of western travellers who visit Bulgaria either on holiday or on business, this is the ideal introduction to the country's fascinating past. The rich and dramatic story of the Bulgarians is traced from medieval times through Ottoman rule and the cultural flowering of the nineteenth century to the turbulent years of the twentieth century. The story is told in straightforward, non-academic style, and is the only compact, illustrated history of Bulgaria in the English language.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521850858
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/24/2005
Series:
Cambridge Concise Histories Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.83(d)

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Table of Contents

1. The Bulgarian lands from pre-history to the arrival of the Bulgarians; 2. Mediaeval Bulgaria, 681-1393; 3. Ottoman rule in the Bulgarian lands; 4. The national revival and the liberation; 5. The consolidation of the Bulgarian state, 1878-96; 6. Ferdinand's personal rule, 1896-1918; 7. Bulgaria 1918-44; 8. Bulgaria under communist rule, 1944-89; 9. Post-communist Bulgaria.

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A Concise History of Bulgaria 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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I read before traveling to Bulgaria to do a grad level social assessment in Bulgaria. Felt better prepared to understand the culture and governmental processes after reading it.