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൉ Format Kindle Read [ Dracula Is Dead: Travels in Post-Communist Romania ] For Free ᜆ By Jim Rosapepe ᣑ ൉ Format Kindle Read [ Dracula Is Dead: Travels in Post-Communist Romania ] For Free ᜆ By Jim Rosapepe ᣑ If they gave out gold medals for books, Dracula is Dead would get one It s a fascinating, long overdue, and timely look at Romania, giving readers an unparalleled view of my country s many, many layers Nadia Comaneci, Olympic Champion and Gymnastics coach In December 1989, Romanians overthrew dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, ending than forty years of Communist totalitarianism Five years ago, on the twentieth anniversary of the fall of Communism in Romania, former United States ambassador to Romania Jim Rosapepe and his wife, award winning journalist Sheilah Kast, wrote Dracula Is Dead Now, on the twenty fifth anniversary, they ve updated it in a second edition The book has achieved an ranking of 5 in the essays travelogues category and shares thoughtful insights on how Romania has reintegrated with Europe, while preserving its unique heritage Today, Romania is a thriving democracy, an economic success, and a member of NATO and the European Union Since 1989, Romania s economy has grown by 220% and its population has shrunk by thirteen percent as the birthrate fell and younger people left for higher pay in Spain and Italy In 2014, Romania elected an ethnic German as president Most important, Romania is now a normal European country with largely open borders and confidence that its future is democratic What s the story behind the Romanian miracle Join this amazing tour of an amazing land beyond Dracula, beyond orphans, beyond Communism, to the vibrant culture, unique history, and 21st century skills that define modern Romania In the last decade, Romania became a world class player in IT and in cinema Romanian films such as Tales from the Golden Age, 12 08 East of Bucharest, and 4 months, 3 weeks, 2 days all won awards at Cannes in recent years and have fans abroad than at home You ll travel to Bucharest, the capital city once called the Paris of the East, where centuries old Orthodox Christianity thrives in tandem with cutting edge information technology to Maramures in the north, where the Holocaust took a great toll on a once vibrant Jewish community that included Nobel Prize winner Elie Wiesel to Transylvania, home not just to Vladepe Tepes, the real life Dracula, but to the historic struggles between Romanians and Hungarians, now at peace and to fascinating spots in between Along the way, you ll meet people, famous and unknown, who have made Romania people like King Michael, who in World War II, at age twenty two, led a coup to unseat a fascist dictator, only to be forced into exile by the Communists Ion Iliescu, both a leading figure during Communism and Romania s first democratically elected president and Judith Katona, a young woman who, like many Romanians, went abroad to study after the Revolution but returned to create the new Romania More than a travelogue or memoir, Dracula Is Dead Travels in Post Communist Romania presents Romania through American eyes, taking you with Jim and Sheilah as they discover a remarkable country of boundless hospitality, brilliant skills, and a bright future in a peaceful Europe Romania s quarter century since the Revolution has been a bumpy ride divisive politics, economic cycles, and a war next door But, through it all, Romania has emerged free, prosperous, and secure It also has preserved its unique culture Romance language, Latin culture, Christian Orthodox religion, tolerant inclusion of ethnic minorities, rural village life, and love for almost all things American See for yourself What a great read With the eye of the journalist and the ear of the politician, Sheilah Kast and Jim Rosapepe make their Romanian experience so absorbing that you ll want to jump on the next plane to go see for yourself But I refuse to believe that Dracula is really dead Cokie Roberts, author, syndicated columnist, and senior political analyst for ABC News and National Public RadioSheilah Kast is an award winning journalist well known to viewers of PBS, ABC, and CNN, and to listeners of NPR For ABC, she reported on the collapse of Communism from Moscow and Tbilisi and covered Hillary Clinton s first trip to Eastern Europe She hosts her own daily magazine show on WYPR, the public radio affiliate in Maryland Jim Rosapepe represented the United States as ambassador to Romania from 1998 to 2001, bringing to the job experience in American government and business, as well as in the former Communist world Since returning home to Maryland, he has served on the boards of investment funds and companies active in Europe and the former Soviet Union, as well as the Council of American Ambassadors He has written on economic and security issues for The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Harvard International Review Jim and Sheilah have been married since 1983, and live in College Park, Maryland They can be contacted through the book s Web site, www.draculaisdead.com. 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    • Dracula Is Dead: Travels in Post-Communist Romania
    • 4.4
    • 623
    • Format Kindle
    • 464 pages
    • 0578151200
    • Jim Rosapepe
    • Anglais
    • 09 August 2017

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