The Great Book of Bulgaria - Natural and Cultural Legacy
The Great Book of Bulgaria - Natural and Cultural Legacy by Viara Kandjeva, Atanas Orachev and Antoniy Handjiysky, 256 pages, 1104 color illustrations, Hard cover, with a covej jacket, Size 25X33 cm. This book acquaints its readers with the multidimensional natural and cultural heritage of Bulgaria in 22 topics and multiple subtopics. In short but comprehensive articles are presented the Land of the Bulgarians and the History of the Bulgarian lands, including Bulgaria’s contribution to the world natural and cultural heritage. The content sheds light on mysterious topics such as the First European Gods, the First Stone Architecture in Europe, the Ancient Mining, the Thombs of the first European king Dolonk and his descendants. Also present are the Thracian treasures, the Rock monasteries, Monuments from the antiquity and the Middle Ages, the Monasteries, Treasures of Christian Art, and Architectural preserves. Included are the Bulgarian Folk Costumes, the Kuker tradition, Bulgaria – the Land of Roses. The book ends on an optimistic note: “Let it be the beginning”.