History of Transylvania
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Published by Akadémiai Kiadó in Budapest .
Written in English



  • Transylvania (Romania)


  • Transylvania (Romania) -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Gábor Barta ... [et al. ; general editor Béla Köpeczi ; translated by Adrienne Chambers-Makkai ... et al.].
ContributionsBarta, Gábor, 1942-, Köpeczi, Béla.
LC ClassificationsDR280 .E7213 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination805 p. :
Number of Pages805
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1217514M
ISBN 109630567032
LC Control Number94215640

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This is a translation of volume 2 of a three-volume history of Transylvania written by a group of Hungarian scholars. On one hand, it is by far the best book on Transylvanian history that I have found so far: the most complete and the most carefully researched. But it is not perfect!4/5(1). History of Transylvania: From the beginnings to The first volume of a three volume history of Transylvania is designed to present Transylvanian history in a European context and with due attention to Transylvania's links to Hungary, the Habsburg Empire, the Romanian Principalities, Turkey and other states of Europe.1/5(1). A spread from the December issue of Vanity Fair. On the morning of Decem , Betty Jean Gooch, a librarian in the Special Collections Library at Transylvania University, in . Istvn Lzr, Transylvania, A Short History Published by arrangement with Simon Publications, a fine publisher of historical books. Transylvania, now part of Romania but once part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, is a land of several different ethnic groups, among them Hungarians, Romanians, and Germans.1/5(1).

Books. According to some versions of the story, the Pied Piper of Hamelin took the children of Hamelin to Transylvania. The story may be an attempt to explain the Ostsiedlung of the Transylvanian Saxons in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries.; Dracula, a novel by Bram of the early action is set in Transylvania, the homeland of the title character. The History of Tranylvania: (Until ) Mihai Bǎrbulescu, Anton E. Dörner, Ioan Glodariu, Thomas Nägler, Grigor P. Pop, Ioan-Aurel Pop, Mihai Rotea, Tudor Sǎlǎgean, Bogdan Aldea, Richard Proctor, Anca Mircea Snippet view - Today, Transylvania is mostly known for its myths about vampires and the blood-thirsty count Dracula. But while the fictional character is a creation of the Irish writer Bram Stoker as the central figure of his fantasy book Dracula, Transylvania has its own folk centuries, Transylvania was colonized by several transient populations that have shaped its history. Transylvania, Romanian Transilvania, Hungarian Erdély, German Siebenbürgen, historic eastern European region, now in forming part of Hungary in the 11th–16th centuries, it was an autonomous principality within the Ottoman Empire (16th–17th century) and then once again became part of Hungary at the end of the 17th century. It was incorporated into Romania in .