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Portugal Realistic Literature 2

Portugal Realistic Literature Part II

The realist theater in Portugal was poor, perhaps more than the romantic: it either continued the romantic aesthetic or did the work of sectarian propaganda. Moreover, this theatrical deficiency is traditional in the Portuguese...

Portugal Realistic Literature 1

Portugal Realistic Literature Part I

The realistic or veristic age of Portuguese literature begins with the first poems of João de Deus, (1830-96), Anthero de Quental (1842-91) and Theophilo Braga (1843-1924), still students in Coimbra; but he was baptized...

Poland Demographics 2006

Poland Demographics 2006

Central European state. The reduction in the rate of population growth and migratory phenomena brought the Polish population to around 38.5 million in 2006. (estimates Central Statistical Office). The birth rate, which has been...

Poland Mining

Poland Industries and Mining

Mining riches. – According to sunglassestracker, the cession of the eastern lands to the Soviet Union led to the loss of the oil fields of Borysław-Tustanowice and Kołomyja, from which more than 80% of...

Poland Industry

Poland Industry

Although the country is rich in mining products, the most important industry is the textile industry, which must import the raw material from abroad. The textile industry is very ancient in Poland, where weaving...

Poland Literature

Poland Literature

According to sourcemakeup, the optimistic and unscrupulous vitalism that characterized Polish poetry in the 1920-30s was soon contrasted by a greater need for reflection, a sense of uncertainty and a more demanding search for...

Poland Literature - From the Origins to the 17th Century

Poland Literature – From the Origins to the 17th Century

According to picktrue, Polish culture enters the orbit of the Latin-Germanic tradition during the Middle Ages, with the progressive acquisition of Middle-Latin literary models and their adaptation to the language and needs of a...

Poland Livestock, Forests and Fishing

Poland Livestock, Forests and Fishing

Livestock breeding. – Farming presents different aspects according to the regions. In the western voivodships, in the center and in part in the southern ones, due to the industrialization of farms, the farming for...

Poland Painting

Poland Painting

The most ancient monuments of painting are illuminated liturgical books of the century. XI, mostly from Germany and Bohemia. In the 12th and 13th centuries manuscripts were also adorned in Polish convents. The most...

Poland Populated Centers

Poland Populated Centers

A little more than ¼ (27.2% in 1931, compared with 24.6% in 1921) of the population lives in the cities, which are 636 in total; the ¾ live in agricultural centers or scattered houses....

Poland Armed Forces

Poland Population and Armed Forces

Population. – Since 1931, the major cities in Poland, listed below, have seen a notable increase, according to a 1937 assessment. As can be seen from this table, the increase is quite strong in...

Poland Economy

Poland Population and Economy 1998

Population After the well-known territorial variations that occurred in the 20th century and the related population shifts, Poland is today a national state with very few ethnic minorities. Less of ‘ 1 % of...

Poland History

Poland Population and History

Demographics Central European state. According to health-beauty-guides, the population estimated by UNDESA (United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs) in 2014 it was 38,220,543 residents. The urban network of Poland tends more and...

Poland Population and Languages

Poland Population and Languages

Population According to harvardshoes, the current Polish population is of Slavic origin. From a linguistic point of view, the Poles, together with the Czechs and Slovaks, properly represent the Western Slavs. The lack of...

Poland Population Distribution

Poland Population Distribution

It has already been said that Poland ranks 6th among the European states by absolute population; for the relative population it is surpassed, among the largest states, by Great Britain, Germany and Italy, and...

Poland Prehistory

Poland Prehistory and Early History

PREHISTORY Rare finds (bifacial and sliver industries) attributed to the Acheulean and Levalloisian contexts attest to the presence of the lower Paleolithic. Starting from the Würmian, however, the testimonies are numerous, both for the...

Poland Public Finance

Poland Public Finance

Budgets and public debt. – In the early post-war years, Poland’s public finances went through a period of serious difficulties, both due to the existence of three tax systems not yet coordinated with each...

Poland Sculpture

Poland Sculpture

The oldest monuments of sculpture in Poland are the decorations of Romanesque churches. Masterpieces are the bronze doors of the Gniezno cathedral (1129-1137) and the door of the Płock cathedral currently in Velikij Novgorod...

Poland Transportation

Poland Transportation

According to cachedhealth, Poland is less equipped than the other Central European countries with communication routes, which are then very unevenly distributed in its territory. The ordinary roads in 1932 were 47,300 km. of...

Hungary History Between 1920 and 1944

Hungary History Between 1920 and 1944

Groups and parties in the face of war. – Like other countries in the twenty years between the two world wars, Hungary too did not escape the prevalence of a substantially totalitarian internal situation,...

Hungary History in the 18th Century

Hungary History in the 18th Century

Initiator of reforms until the end of the century. XVIII in Hungary was the king. The diffidence towards the Magyar lords also remained under Charles III (1711-40) rule of government, but a certain spirit...

Egypt geography

Egypt Physical Characteristics

Egypt is a state in north-eastern Africa, which also extends into a territory traditionally considered to be Asia, E of the Suez isthmus( Sinai peninsula). The name derives from that of the ancient city of Memphis, in Babylonian Hikuptah, which...

Hungary Population Data

Hungary Population Data

The first census of Hungary counted (1920) 7,990,202 residents while it was calculated that 7,615,117 inhabited the same territory in 1910. The second census of the end of 1930, counted 8,683,700 people. The increase...

Brazil Physical Characteristics

Brazil Physical Characteristics

South American state. Fifth state in the world for vastness, it extends in latitude between 5 ° 16 ‘N and 33 ° 45’ S, therefore between the equatorial zone and the southern tropical zone, for...

Hungary Population Distribution

Hungary Population Distribution

In the villages of Alföld the house is built either with sun-dried bricks (vályog) or of a mixture of clay and reeds, held firm by some boards (tömes fal) or of a mixture of...

Argentina Novels

Argentina Novels

The novel has had great development, although in the country it lacked traditions. In fact, until independence (1810) the “veto” imposed by the authorities persisted: there was the fear that the Indians might mistake...