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By Andrei Brezianu, Vlad Spânu

The Republic of Moldova claims a eu lineage attaining again in time lengthy prior to its 14th century accession to statehood. within the fifteenth century, it controlled opposed to all odds to prevent being conquered by means of Islam and-albeit an intermittent vassal after 1485-it maintained its autonomy and used to be by no means became a province of the Ottoman Empire. After this era, although, Moldova wouldn't be so lucky, because it altered among Russian, Romanian, and Soviet regulate till it eventually won its independence in 1991 from the Soviet Union.

The A to Z of Moldova, via its chronology, advent, appendixes, maps, bibliography, and countless numbers of cross-referenced dictionary entries on vital folks, areas, occasions, and associations and critical political, financial, social, and cultural facets, strains the heritage of this small, yet densely populated kingdom, supplying a compass for the course it truly is heading.

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In the alphabetical section of this dictionary, the entries are listed in keeping with the current local and original usage, with foreign or subsequent equivalents being offered as synonyms immediately following the preferred spelling. In the dictionary section of this work, items for which there are entries are indicated in bold. Given the frequency with which it appears, Moldova is not bolded, although there are several relevant entries. Romanian, which is the principal language in Moldova, uses the Latin alphabet.

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