Marshall Cavendish Corporation, 1.4.1994 - 128 sivua
Diversity is the spice of life, and the highly regarded Cultures of the World series celebrates just that in fully updated, and expanded editions. As has always been true of these outstanding titles, an abundance of vibrant photographs -- including those new to this edition -- stimulate the imaginations of young readers as they travel the globe. A new chapter on the environment focuses on politics and economics as well as on endangered species and the effects of industrialization. Additional authentic recipes add general interest while new maps offer further, easy-to-find facts in "About the Geography, " "About the Culture" and "About the Economy" sections.
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Their literary and artistic traditions show a passionate commitment to their culture,
as well as a knack for knowing when to adapt, when to secretly subvert, and
when to openly rebel. Often reserved and untrusting of outsiders, the Hungarian ...
Hungarians see the preservation of their language and culture as a historic
mission. St. Stephen's acceptance of Christianity and the later struggles against
invading Mongols and Turks gave the Hungarians another mission, that of
... his piano quartets, and his later Concerto for Orchestra ire considered
masterpieces of precision, innovation, and individuality. Bartok died in exile in
New York in 1945, poor and lonely. Bartok's role in Hungarian culture did not end
with his ...
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"Hungary today -- Geography -- History -- Government -- Economy -- Environment -- Hungarians -- Lifestyle -- Arts -- Leisure -- Festivals -- Food -- About the economy -- About the culture -- Time line. " (library notes) Lue koko arvostelu