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The Gypsies In Hungary

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Europe - General,
  • History-Europe - General,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Novelty

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8505214M
ISBN 101425360297
ISBN 109781425360290

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"The Gypsies of Hungary." In David Crowe and J. Kolsti, eds., The Gypsies of Eastern Europe, Deák, István. "Uncovering Eastern Europe's Dark History." The Reliable Book of Facts Hungary '98, Kis, János, Politics in Hungary: For a Democratic Alternative, Kisbán, Eszter "Parasztételbôl nemzeti jelkép: A Gulyás. Romani or Romany (both: rŏm´ənē, rō´–), people known historically in English as Gypsies and their language. 1 A traditionally nomadic people with particular folkways and a unique language, found on every continent; they are sometimes also called Roma, from the name of a major subgroup. Historically known in English as Gypsies or Gipsies because of an inaccurate idea that the Romani came from a . Their prevalence in show business made Hungarian-Slovak Romani the most visible of the Romani groups arriving in America at the turn of the century and helped to shape the modern American idea of a Romani. Romanichal: The Romnichels, or English Gypsies, began to come to the United States from England in Their arrival coincided with an. This fascinating survey of the Gypsies of Eastern Europe and Russia offers histories of all the important communities in the East including in Bulgaria, Czechslovakia, Hungary, Rumania, Russia and Yugoslavia. Obviously other Gypsy communities are left out, such as those in Greece, Albania and Turkey. But such is life, the book stands alone /5(2).