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Author Florescu, Radu.

Title Dracula; a biography of Vlad the Impaler, 1431-1476 / [by] Radu Florescu and Raymond T. McNally.

Imprint New York : Hawthorn Books, c1973.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections  949.8201 V843Bf 1973    ---  Lib Use Only
Description x, 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-228) and index.
Summary Biography of a fascianting figure in world history - new-style Renaissance mercenaries' leader, Machiavellian patriot, tactician of war and terror and a sadist. He was born the second son of Vlad II, Dracul (better known as "Dracula") and was named Vlad Tepes, Dracula.
Contents Fifteenth-Century Wallachia and the Ottoman Conquest in East Central Europe -- Vald II, Dracul and Dracula's Youth (1437-1456) -- Dracula's Principal Reign (1456-1462) : Domestic and Transylvanian Policy -- Dracula's Foreign Policy and the Turkish Campaign of 1461-1462 -- Imprisonment, Third Reign and Assassination (1462-1476) -- Dracula's Heirs -- Dracula in Literature- From Hero to Vampire -- Son of the Devil, Vampire, or Tactician of Terror.
Subject Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia, 1430 or 1431-1476 or 1477.
Vlad III, Prince of Wallachia, 1430 or 1431-1476 or 1477. (OCoLC)fst01856430
Wallachia -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Kings and rulers. (OCoLC)fst00987694
Romania -- Wallachia. (OCoLC)fst01212313
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Science fiction.
Added Author McNally, Raymond T., 1931-2002.

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