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Birthplace of Dracula

It is generally accepted that Bram Stoker’s famous character, Dracula, was based on the historical figure Vlad Tepes (also called Vlad Dracula and Vlad the Impaler). 543 more words

Sighisoara

Wallachia during the reign of Vlad the Impaler

Although for centuries it was assumed that Vlad the Impaler was enthroned by Hunyadi before the great battle of Belgrade, the remaining documents from that period reveal a different scenario. 227 more words

Dracula

Solii lui Tepes la Mohamet


Solii lui Tepes la Mohamet

by Dimitrie Bolintineanu

Mohamet asculta, iar trimisu-i spune:
– “Tu doresti, prin arme, tara a supune,
Robi a ne reduce? Sufletu-ti fugos… 324 more words

Poetry

Voda-Tepes


Voda-Tepes

by Tudor Arghezi

Pacea e-n tara, pacea e-n afara,
Hotarul, linistit cum n-a mai fost,
Si sesurile, azi la adapost,
Plugarii noi le fulgera si ara. 153 more words

Literature