Bulgaria

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Bulgaria is a unique country with a varied history and an exciting modern persona. This book examines Bulgaria's past as well as how it functions in today's political and global climate. It gives an in-depth overview of the various aspects that make up the country, including its geography, economy, traditions, customs, and celebrations.
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144 p. :col. ill., maps ;25 cm.
Quek, Lynette,author.
33021009731461wf03/30/20112J PLACESJ
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9781502626097
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