Roumania Past and Present (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press) by James Samuelson

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  • History,
  • Eastern Europe - General,
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  • History - General History

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ContributionsF. Duschek (Illustrator), E. Weller (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages356
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Open LibraryOL11677267M
ISBN 101406542970
ISBN 109781406542974

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Home James Samuelson Roumania Past and Present Close book Content Settings More eBooks PREFACE. There is no country in Europe which at the present time possesses greater interest for Englishmen than does the Kingdom of Roumania, and there is none with whose present state and past history, nay, with whose very geographical position, they are.

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Roumania past and present. London: Longmans, Green, 8 rows    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Cited by: 1. The kingdom of Roumania is situated between 22° 29' and 29° 42' east of Greenwich, and between 43° 37' and 48° 13' north of the equator. Its general boundaries are, on the east and south, the Pruth and the Danube, with the exception of the Dobrudscha south of the latter river, at its embouchures, and on the west and north by the Carpathian.

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