Castles and palaces in Transylvania in 1902

Castles and palaces in Transylvania in 1...

In 1883, Prince Rudolf of Habsburg order achieve an encyclopedia covering the whole territory of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The penultimate volume of the encyclopedia  (1902) is dedicated to Transylvania and includes lots of information about traditions, costumes, songs and heritage of all nations in the province, as well as images of towns, information about government and economics. The images below give Transylvanian castles and palaces along with several other places.     Via:...
1977 Vrancea earthquake

1977 Vrancea earthquake

The 1977 Vrancea Earthquake occurred on Friday, 4 March 1977, 21:20 local time and was felt throughout the Balkans. It had a magnitude of 7.2 with an epicenter in Vrancea (in the Eastern Carpathians) at a depth of 94 kilometers. The earthquake killed about 1,578 people (1,424 in Bucharest), and wounded more than 11,300. Nicolae Ceausescu suspended his official trip to Nigeria.   Via: Communism in...
Communist propaganda

Communist propaganda

Below are presented few posters of romanian communist propaganda. Via: comunismulinromania.ro
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