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By Miklós Molnár,Anna Magyar

This 2001 booklet bargains a finished thousand-year historical past of the land, humans, society, tradition and financial system 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 energy within the sector after which fought opposed to - and was once invaded by means 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 through 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 below Soviet domination for almost fifty years. unfastened and self sufficient when you consider that 1990, Hungary maintains to hunt its rightful place in Europe.

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