Dracula (Vlad Tepes, Vlad Dracul) -- The most famous novels, inspired by are “The Castle in the Carpathians” by Jules Verne, and “Dracula” by Bram Stoker.
Vlad Tepes- Vlad the Impaler Romanian and Bulgarian documents from 1481 onwards portray Vlad as a hero, a true leader, who used harsh yet fair methods to reclaim the country from the corrupt and rich boyars. Moreover, all his military efforts were directed against the Ottoman Empire which explicitly wanted to conquer Wallachia.
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Vlad The Impaler the original Count Dracula
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Valentinus: “One of ten full articulated, jeweled skeletons in the town’s church, which is the largest intact collection in existence.” Photo by Paul Koudounaris, author of "Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures and Spectacular Saints from the Catacombs.
Vlad the Impaler, Vlad Tepes, is one of the greatest and more interesting figures from history. Vlad III was likely born in a fortress named Sughisiara in