Republica Socialistǎ România
  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. 1918 is celebrated as the year of foundation of the ‘unitary national Romanian state’. For the history and constitution of Romania from 1859 to 1947, see The Statesman’s Year-Book, 1947, pp. 1187–89. On 30 Dec. 1947 King Michael abdicated under Communist pressure and parliament proclaimed the ‘People’s Republic’.


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