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Hungarians

a thousand years of victory in defeat

by Paul Lendvai

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Published by C. Hurst in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hungarians -- History -- To 1500,
  • Hungarians -- History -- Modern period, 1500-,
  • Hungary -- History -- To 1500,
  • Hungary -- History -- Modern period, 1500-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Lendvai ; translated by Ann Major.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 572 p. [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages572
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15535024M
    ISBN 101850656738, 1850656827
    OCLC/WorldCa50403133

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The Hungarians is the most comprehensive, clear-sighted, and absorbing history ever of a legendarily proud and passionate but lonely people.

Much of Europe once knew them as “child-devouring cannibals” and “bloodthirsty Huns.” But it wasn’t long before the Hungarians became steadfast defenders of the Christian West and fought heroic freedom struggles against the.

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The Hungarians is the most comprehensive, clear-sighted, and absorbing history ever of a legendarily proud and passionate but lonely people.

Much of Europe once knew them as "child-devouring cannibals" and "bloodthirsty Huns." But it wasn't long before the Hungarians became steadfast defenders of the Christian West and fought heroic freedom struggles /5(3).

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