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  • The Rise and Fall of Saxon Transylvania

    Aug 31, 13 • My Books1 Comment
    The Rise and Fall of Saxon Transylvania

    800 years ago, the first Hungarian kings invited guests from the West to develop the Transylvania they were gradually conquering. The Saxons came, worked and built in Transylvania a civilization which reached its apogee in the sixteenth century. Pandora’s Box opened wide for the Saxons after the Second World War, too. Less than 15.000 stayed in Romania. ...