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  • Published 1996

The Forest Traveler: Georgi Stoikov Rakovski and Bulgarian Nationalism

@inproceedings{Firkatian1996TheFT,
  title={The Forest Traveler: Georgi Stoikov Rakovski and Bulgarian Nationalism},
  author={Mari A. Firkatian},
  year={1996}
}
The Forest Traveler is a penetrating inquiry into the life and activities of one of the most important national heroes of Bulgarian history. Georgi Stoikov Rakovski's life (1821-1867) mirrored a period of turbulent events in Southeast Europe. This in-depth biography unfolds against the backdrop of the declining Ottoman empire as Bulgaria underwent a period of national renaissance in the nineteenth century. The activists who spearheaded attempts to liberate their country from Ottoman rule were… CONTINUE READING