Femmes Peintres D'Autrefois

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Le Monde Homérique

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La Roumanie, Un Pays À La Frontière De L'Europe

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Nationally-Specific Art In Interwar Romania

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I Look At Things As A Romanian Does

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Rich And Poor, 1945

excerpts I For a century, the psychology of the Romanian people has found itself in continual transformation. This has corresponded (since 1829, that is, since the treaty of Adrianopolis whereby the Romanian Principalities joined the Western capitalist complex) to a gradual,

The Significance Of Transylvania, 1944

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On National Specificity, 1935

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The Goals And Destiny Of The Romanian Bourgeoisie, 1942

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King Carol II And The Myth Of Eternal Romania

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The Transfiguration Of Romania, 1936

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