A Winter In The City Of Pleasure; Or, Life On The Lower Danube. Or, Life On The Lower Danube by Florence K. BergerA Winter In The City Of Pleasure; Or, Life On The Lower Danube. Or, Life On The Lower Danube by Florence K. Berger

A Winter In The City Of Pleasure; Or, Life On The Lower Danube. Or, Life On The Lower Danube

byFlorence K. Berger

Paperback | January 31, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1877. Excerpt: ... country entirely, radical reforms in the administration are urgently required. There must be less party strife, more real, honest work, and the assistance of foreign capital to bring the cultivation of the soil on a proper footing, and promote native industry. For all this, better laws, or at least a less corrupted application of existing laws, is needed, and the leaders of the people must try to win the confidence of the foreigner, who is able and willing to assist them, instead of hating and decrying him as they now do. Capital must be rendered safe, instead of being exposed to risks innumerable and lawsuits without end; in fact many more things will have to be done, but they cannot be entered upon here. Fresh taxes cannot be raised for the present; the Roumanian peasantry are already groaning under the weight of those now enforced. Cattle and stores have been sold over and over again by the officials, and numerous homes have been dismantled to pay the tax-collectors. Troops have been sent into the country on more than one occasion, to put down or prevent in time the. apprehended from this smimposts, which O r:.: classe3 had Doc the..-...ot make both ends n«î-..innstances, how will she d-. ia hen the interest on another _.V0.000 will have to be paid!.ist two years, had a deficit of 3.£800,000 per annum on a-.:00; her imposts and taxes on.i t be vet awhile increased. If itti conld only be paid regularly, or there would be no deficits, as the _ JtoYS verv evenly balanced on paper, ;«e the fortunate Roumanian bond er themselves of the consequences. HE Roumanian Dome are little fragmentary pieces of verse, that resemble the songs of the Troubadours, or the Minnesingers, when they are amatory or tender, and the German Lieder, when they tr...
Title:A Winter In The City Of Pleasure; Or, Life On The Lower Danube. Or, Life On The Lower DanubeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.08 inPublished:January 31, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217158277

ISBN - 13:9780217158275

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