History of the Jews in Romania
The history of the Jews in Romania concerns the Jews both of Romania and of Romanian origins, from their first mention on what is present-day Romanian territory. Minimal until the 18th century, the si...
History of the Jews in Romania - Wikipedia
Keeping Alive a Haven for Yiddish Culture in Modern Romania
Bucharest is home to one of only a handful of Yiddish theater left in Europe
'Machiavelli of Maryland' - the misterious Romanian born adviser to presidents, prime ministers – and the Dalai Lama
Military strategist, classical scholar, cattle rancher – and an adviser to presidents, prime ministers, and the Dalai Lama. Just who is Edward Luttwak? And why do very powerful people pay vast sums fo...
Alessandro Haber
(di Paolo Conte)
György Ligeti - Apparitions for orchestra
My music video for Gyorgy Ligeti's Apparitions for Orchestra
György Ligeti - Solo cello sonata
Ignacy Grzelazka plays Ligeti cello solo sonata 2nd mov.
History of the Russo-Turkish wars
The Russo-Turkish wars were a series of wars fought between the Russian Empire and the Ottoman Empire between the 16th and 20th centuries. It was one of the longest series of conflicts in European his...
History of the Russo-Turkish wars - Wikipedia
Ion Antonescu
Ion Victor Antonescu ([iˈon antoˈnesku]; June 15, 1882 – June 1, 1946) was a Romanian soldier and authoritarian politician who was convicted of war crimes. The Prime Minister and Conducător during mos...
Ion Antonescu - Wikipedia
List of Hasidic dynasties
A Hasidic dynasty is a dynasty led by Hasidic Jewish spiritual leaders known as rebbes, and usually has some or all of the following characteristics:A Hasidic group has the following characteristics:<...
Sanz (Hasidic dynasty)
The Sanz (or Tsanz) Hasidic dynasty was founded by Rabbi Chaim Halberstam (1793–1876) who was the rabbi of Nowy Sącz (Sanz, Yiddish: צאנז Tsanz) and the author of the work Divrei Chaim by wh...
Julius Popper
Julius Popper (December 15, 1857 – June 5, 1893), also known in Spanish as Julio Popper, was a Romanian-born Argentine engineer, adventurer and explorer. He was the designer of the modern outline of t...
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Iron Guard
The Iron Guard (Romanian: Garda de fier [ˈɡarda de ˈfjer]) is the name most commonly given to a far-right movement and political party in Romania in the period from 1927 into the early part of Wor...
Iron Guard - Wikipedia
'Machiavelli of Maryland' - the misterious Romanian born adviser to presidents, prime ministers – and the Dalai Lama
Military strategist, classical scholar, cattle rancher – and an adviser to presidents, prime ministers, and the Dalai Lama. Just who is Edward Luttwak? And why do very powerful people pay vast sums fo...
Aaron Aaronsohn
Aaron Aaronsohn (Hebrew: אהרון אהרנסון‎) (1876 - 15 May 1919) was a Romanian Jewish agronomist, botanist, and Zionist activist. Aaronsohn was the discoverer of wild emmer (Triticum dicoccoi...
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David Stoliar
David Stoliar (October 31, 1922 – May 1, 2014) was the sole survivor of the Struma disaster, in which the Soviet submarine Shch-213 torpedoed and sank the Holocaust refugee ship MV Stru...