The Resource Bulgaria : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Glenn E. Curtis

Bulgaria : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Glenn E. Curtis

Label
Bulgaria : a country study
Title
Bulgaria
Title remainder
a country study
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Glenn E. Curtis
Title variation
Country studies, Bulgaria
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DR55
LC item number
.B724 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Curtis, Glenn E.
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
  • HeinOnline world constitutions illustrated
Series volume
550-168
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Bulgaria
Target audience
specialized
Label
Bulgaria : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Glenn E. Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed June 1992."
  • "Supersedes the 1974 edition of Area Handbook for Bulgaria"--T.p. verso
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-295) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Early settlement and empire. Pre-Bulgarian civilizations ; The Slavs and the Bulgars ; The first golden age ; The second golden age -- Ottoman rule. Introduction of the Ottoman system ; Bulgarian society under the Turks ; Early decay and upheaval in the empire -- National revival, early stages. The written word ; Commerce and western influences ; European and Russian polices, 1800 -- The Bulgarian independence movement. Revolution in the Balkans ; Cultural expressions of nationalism ; Religious independence ; Early insurrections ; Balkan politics of the mid-nineteenth century ; The first independence organizations ; The final move to independence ; San Stefano, Berlin, and independence -- The decades of national consolidation. Forming the new state ; The Stambolov years ; The rule of Ferdinand ; The Macedonian issue ; Full independence -- The Balkan wars and World War I. The first Balkan war ; The second Balkan war ; World War I -- The interwar period. Stamboliĭski and agrarian reform ; The fall of Stamboliĭski ; The Tsankov and Liapchev governments ; The crises of the 1930s ; The interwar economy ; Foreign policy in the late 1930s -- World War II. The passive alliance ; Wartime crisis ; The Soviet occupation ; Communist consolidation. Initial maneuvering ; The Dimitrov constitution ; Chervenkov and Stalinism in Bulgaria ; Foreign and economic policies ; After Stalin -- The Zhivkov era. Zhivkov takes control ; Zhivkov's political methodology ; The constitution of 1971 ; Foreign affairs in the 1960s and 1970s ; Domestic policy in the 1960s and 1970s ; The political atmosphere in the 1970s ; Bulgaria in the 1980s -- Natural features. Boundaries ; Topography ; Drainage ; Climate ; Environment -- Population. Administrative subdivisions ; Settlement patterns ; Cities ; Internal migration ; Foreign citizens in Bulgaria ; Population trends -- Ethnographic characteristics. Government minority policy ; Bulgarians ; Turks ; Pomaks ; Macedonians ; Gypsies ; Other minorities -- Religion. Eastern orthodoxy ; Islam ; Roman Catholicism ; Protestantism ; Judaism -- Social system. Traditional society ; Family life and modern society ; Social groups and their work -- Social services. Health ; Housing ; Education -- Resource base. Coal and minerals ; Agricultural resources ; Environmental problems -- Labor force. Factors of availability ; Labor and economic reform -- Economic structure and control mechanisms. The centrally planned economy ; The planning system -- Economic policy and performance. Postwar economic policy ; The first five-year plans ; The era of experimentation and reform -- Economic sectors. Fuels ; Energy generation ; Industry ; Agriculture ; Transportation ; Communications -- Banking and finance. Currency and exchange ; Banking system ; Investment policy ; Prices -- Foreign trade. Postwar trade policy ; Bulgaria in Comecon ; Trade with the West and the Third World ; New trade conditions, 1990 -- Standard of living -- Market reform. Reform mechanisms ; The economic policy commission ; Domestic and international economic policies in the 1990s -- The prewar political context -- The early communist era. The state under Dimitrov ; The Chervenkov era --
  • [cont.] The Zhivkov era. The rise of Zhivkov ; Zhivkov takes control ; The constitution of 1971 ; The last Zhivkov decade ; Issues of dissent ; The removal of Zhivkov -- Governance after Zhivkov. The Mladenov government ; The 1990 stalemate -- Government structure. The role of unofficial organizations ; The national assembly ; The state council and the presidency ; The council of ministers ; The judiciary ; Local government ; Electoral procedures -- Nongovernmental political institutions. The Bulgarian communist (socialist) party ; The union of democratic forces ; Trade unions ; Youth organizations ; The movement for rights and freedoms ; Other political organizations ; The monarchist movement -- The public and political decision making. The intelligentsia ; Zhivkov and the intelligentsia ; The ferment of 1988-90 ; The media and public issues ; The Turkish problem -- Foreign policy. The foreign policy establishment ; Relations with Balkan neighbors ; The Soviet Union ; Western Europe and the United States -- Development of the armed forces. Early development ; From the struggle for national independence to World War I ; The interwar years and World War II ; Postwar development -- National defense posture. Threat perception ; Doctrine and strategy -- Defense organization. The military in the political system ; Government organization for defense ; High command ; Armed services ; Logistics and arms procurement ; Military budget -- Military personnel. Recruitment and service obligations ; Military training ; Officer education ; Reserves and mobilization ; Ranks, uniforms, and insignia -- Foreign military relations. The Warsaw pact ; Military cooperation and exchanges ; Arms sales -- Law and order. Crime ; The judicial system ; The ministry of internal affairs ; The penal system ; Security and intelligence services ; Terrorist and espionage activities -- List of figures. Administrative divisions of Bulgaria, 1991 ; The first Bulgarian empire under Simeon, A.D. 893-927 ; The second Bulgarian empire under Ivan Asen II, 1218-41 ; Hajdutin activity in the Ottoman empire, 1600-1800 ; Territorial changes according to the Treaty of Bucharest, 1913 ; Territorial changes according to the Treaty of Neuillysur-Seine, 1919 ; Topography and drainage ; Population centers, 1990 ; Energy and mineral resources ; Principal crops, 1990 ; Transportation system , 1988 ; Ranks and insignia of ground forces, 1990 ; Ranks and insignia of naval forces, 1990 ; Ranks and insignia of air forces and air defense forces, 1990
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xlvi, 328 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Bulgaria : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Glenn E. Curtis
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed June 1992."
  • "Supersedes the 1974 edition of Area Handbook for Bulgaria"--T.p. verso
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-295) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Early settlement and empire. Pre-Bulgarian civilizations ; The Slavs and the Bulgars ; The first golden age ; The second golden age -- Ottoman rule. Introduction of the Ottoman system ; Bulgarian society under the Turks ; Early decay and upheaval in the empire -- National revival, early stages. The written word ; Commerce and western influences ; European and Russian polices, 1800 -- The Bulgarian independence movement. Revolution in the Balkans ; Cultural expressions of nationalism ; Religious independence ; Early insurrections ; Balkan politics of the mid-nineteenth century ; The first independence organizations ; The final move to independence ; San Stefano, Berlin, and independence -- The decades of national consolidation. Forming the new state ; The Stambolov years ; The rule of Ferdinand ; The Macedonian issue ; Full independence -- The Balkan wars and World War I. The first Balkan war ; The second Balkan war ; World War I -- The interwar period. Stamboliĭski and agrarian reform ; The fall of Stamboliĭski ; The Tsankov and Liapchev governments ; The crises of the 1930s ; The interwar economy ; Foreign policy in the late 1930s -- World War II. The passive alliance ; Wartime crisis ; The Soviet occupation ; Communist consolidation. Initial maneuvering ; The Dimitrov constitution ; Chervenkov and Stalinism in Bulgaria ; Foreign and economic policies ; After Stalin -- The Zhivkov era. Zhivkov takes control ; Zhivkov's political methodology ; The constitution of 1971 ; Foreign affairs in the 1960s and 1970s ; Domestic policy in the 1960s and 1970s ; The political atmosphere in the 1970s ; Bulgaria in the 1980s -- Natural features. Boundaries ; Topography ; Drainage ; Climate ; Environment -- Population. Administrative subdivisions ; Settlement patterns ; Cities ; Internal migration ; Foreign citizens in Bulgaria ; Population trends -- Ethnographic characteristics. Government minority policy ; Bulgarians ; Turks ; Pomaks ; Macedonians ; Gypsies ; Other minorities -- Religion. Eastern orthodoxy ; Islam ; Roman Catholicism ; Protestantism ; Judaism -- Social system. Traditional society ; Family life and modern society ; Social groups and their work -- Social services. Health ; Housing ; Education -- Resource base. Coal and minerals ; Agricultural resources ; Environmental problems -- Labor force. Factors of availability ; Labor and economic reform -- Economic structure and control mechanisms. The centrally planned economy ; The planning system -- Economic policy and performance. Postwar economic policy ; The first five-year plans ; The era of experimentation and reform -- Economic sectors. Fuels ; Energy generation ; Industry ; Agriculture ; Transportation ; Communications -- Banking and finance. Currency and exchange ; Banking system ; Investment policy ; Prices -- Foreign trade. Postwar trade policy ; Bulgaria in Comecon ; Trade with the West and the Third World ; New trade conditions, 1990 -- Standard of living -- Market reform. Reform mechanisms ; The economic policy commission ; Domestic and international economic policies in the 1990s -- The prewar political context -- The early communist era. The state under Dimitrov ; The Chervenkov era --
  • [cont.] The Zhivkov era. The rise of Zhivkov ; Zhivkov takes control ; The constitution of 1971 ; The last Zhivkov decade ; Issues of dissent ; The removal of Zhivkov -- Governance after Zhivkov. The Mladenov government ; The 1990 stalemate -- Government structure. The role of unofficial organizations ; The national assembly ; The state council and the presidency ; The council of ministers ; The judiciary ; Local government ; Electoral procedures -- Nongovernmental political institutions. The Bulgarian communist (socialist) party ; The union of democratic forces ; Trade unions ; Youth organizations ; The movement for rights and freedoms ; Other political organizations ; The monarchist movement -- The public and political decision making. The intelligentsia ; Zhivkov and the intelligentsia ; The ferment of 1988-90 ; The media and public issues ; The Turkish problem -- Foreign policy. The foreign policy establishment ; Relations with Balkan neighbors ; The Soviet Union ; Western Europe and the United States -- Development of the armed forces. Early development ; From the struggle for national independence to World War I ; The interwar years and World War II ; Postwar development -- National defense posture. Threat perception ; Doctrine and strategy -- Defense organization. The military in the political system ; Government organization for defense ; High command ; Armed services ; Logistics and arms procurement ; Military budget -- Military personnel. Recruitment and service obligations ; Military training ; Officer education ; Reserves and mobilization ; Ranks, uniforms, and insignia -- Foreign military relations. The Warsaw pact ; Military cooperation and exchanges ; Arms sales -- Law and order. Crime ; The judicial system ; The ministry of internal affairs ; The penal system ; Security and intelligence services ; Terrorist and espionage activities -- List of figures. Administrative divisions of Bulgaria, 1991 ; The first Bulgarian empire under Simeon, A.D. 893-927 ; The second Bulgarian empire under Ivan Asen II, 1218-41 ; Hajdutin activity in the Ottoman empire, 1600-1800 ; Territorial changes according to the Treaty of Bucharest, 1913 ; Territorial changes according to the Treaty of Neuillysur-Seine, 1919 ; Topography and drainage ; Population centers, 1990 ; Energy and mineral resources ; Principal crops, 1990 ; Transportation system , 1988 ; Ranks and insignia of ground forces, 1990 ; Ranks and insignia of naval forces, 1990 ; Ranks and insignia of air forces and air defense forces, 1990
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xlvi, 328 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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