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Comrade Baron : a journey through the vanishing world of the Transylvanian aristocracy

Author: Jaap Scholten; Liz Waters
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], Budapest, Hungary : Order from Central European University Press. Reno, Nevada : Helena History Press, 2016. [2016]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First worldwide English editionView all editions and formats
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In the darkness of the early morning of 3 March 1949, practically all of the Transylvanian aristocracy were arrested in their beds and loaded into lorries. Under the terror of Gheorghiu-Dej and later Ceau escu the aristocracy led a double life: during the day they worked in quarries, steelworks and carpenters yards; in the evening they secretly gathered and maintained the rituals of an older world. To record this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jaap Scholten; Liz Waters
ISBN: 9781943596041 1943596042
OCLC Number: 950769920
Notes: Translation of Kameraad Baron.
Description: 1 online resource (1 PDF (425 pages) :) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Contents: Note to the English edition --
Comrade Baron : introduction --
part 1. They were counted --
part 2. They were divided --
part 3. They were found wanting --
Appendix.
Other Titles: Kameraad Baron.
Responsibility: Jaap Scholten ; translated by Liz Waters.

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In the darkness of the early morning of 3 March 1949, practically all of the Transylvanian aristocracy were arrested in their beds and loaded into lorries. That same day the Romanian Workers' Party  Read more...

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