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By R. J. Crampton

ISBN-10: 0521616379

ISBN-13: 9780521616379

ISBN-10: 0521850851

ISBN-13: 9780521850858

Bulgaria is slated to join the eu Union in 2007, but its background is among the least renowned within the remainder of the continent. R. J. Crampton presents right here a normal creation to this nation on the cross-roads of Christendom and Islam. The textual content and illustrations hint the wealthy and dramatic tale from pre-history, during the days while Bulgaria used to be the centre of a robust medieval empire and the 5 centuries of Ottoman rule, to the cultural renaissance of the 19th century and the political upheavals of the 20th, upheavals which led Bulgaria into 3 wars. This up to date variation comprises the years from 1995 to 2004, a necessary interval within which Bulgaria persevered monetary meltdown, set itself heavily at the street to reform, elected its former King as best minister, and at last secured club of NATO and admission to the eu Union.

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