History of the Balkans. A Regional Overview From a Bulgarian Perspective

Author: Tzvetkov, Plamen
Year:1993
Pages:612
ISBN:0-7734-1956-X
978-0-7734-1956-8
Price:339.95
This is a Bulgarian view on the history of Eastern Europe and the world. It covers the origin of the Bulgars, medieval Bulgaria, the Byzantine Empire, the five-centuries-long Ottoman rule, the rise of Balkan nationalism, and the history of Bulgaria, the Balkans and Eastern Europe from Bulgaria's constitution as a sovereign state in 1879 up to 1992.

Reviews

"This nationalist view of the Balkan history of Bulgaria will come as a pleasant surprise. . . . This is the most complete history of Bulgaria available in English covering to the fall of communism." - Critical Notice