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Communism in Rumania, 1944-1962
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Ghita Ionescu
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1976 - Publisher: Praeger

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Romanian Counterinsurgency and its Global Context, 1944-1962
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Andrei Miroiu
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-15 - Publisher: Springer

This book analyses the nationalist rebellion which emerged in Romania following the Second World War. The first two decades after the end of the war were times of rebellion in imperial peripheries. Armed movements, sometimes communist but nearly always nationalist in orientation, rose in opposition to retreating or advancing imperial
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Stephen D. Roper
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-08-02 - Publisher: Routledge

The Romanian revolution was motivated by a desire for greater political and intellectual freedom and economic prosperity. It was the bloodiest of the eastern European transitions due to Ceausescu's cult of personality. However, many of the goals of the revolution are still unfulfilled. The lack of civil society, charges of
Church Reckoning with Communism in Post-1989 Romania
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Lucian Turcescu, Lavinia Stan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-07 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This collection examines how Romania's religious majority and its most significant religious minority fared under Communism. The contributors also analyze the post-Communist period and argue that little elite renewal has taken place.
Communist Terror in Romania
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Dennis Deletant
Categories: Communism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: C. HURST & CO. PUBLISHERS

This is a single-volume history of Romania under Gheorghiu-Dej, the Communist ruler and predecessor of Nicolae Ceausescu. It investigates the Communist's use of terror in their attempt to totally transform Romanian society, including appalling abuses and mass arrests.