Romanian Achievements and Records: Queen Marie of Romania (I)
… continuation: This is the 5th part of the series of Romanian Achievements and Records and I decided to dedicate 3 posts to Queen Marie of Romania. The counting of records/achievements will …
Making of Romania: the 18th and 19th centuries – unification, first foreign king
Romanians have always dreamed of being independent and staying united, but they were rarely left in peace for long enough to develop a sense of their own identity. This short overview of the history of Romania will give you an idea about the events that took place in the 18th and 19th centuries and which shaped the idea of a national identity in the Romanians' consciousness.