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By Miklós Molnár,Anna Magyar

This 2001 e-book bargains a complete thousand-year historical past of the land, humans, society, tradition and economic climate of Hungary, from its nebulous origins within the Ural Mountains to the elections of 1988. It tells mainly the exciting tale of a humans which turned a good strength within the quarter after which fought opposed to - and used to be invaded by way of - Ottomans, Germans and Soviets. The Hungarian humans preserved however a continuing individuality via its Ural-born language and a in particular Hungaro-European tradition. ruled from the 16th century via the Habsburgs, whereas ruling its personal nationwide minorities, Hungary used to be disadvantaged of two-thirds of its lands and peoples via successive treaties which the 2 global Wars, and then it fell less than Soviet domination for almost fifty years. loose and self sufficient on account that 1990, Hungary maintains to hunt its rightful place in Europe.

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