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This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 315 pages of information about Roumania Past and Present.

M.

Manufactures (see ’Commerce’).

Meteorology: 
  climate and seasons of Roumania, 28.

P.

Philology: 
  language, constitution of the Roumanian, 95-97.
    comparison of Latin, Roumanian, and English, 96. 
  Greek and other derivatives, 97. 
  Magyar words in Roumanian, 97.

Politics: 
  Austria and Roumania, and the Danube, 32-35, 267.
  domestic, in Roumania, 267, 269. 
  English interests on the Danube, 34, 35.
  foreign, in Roumania, 267-69.
  future, 269.
  land question, the, in Roumania and Ireland, 82-85.
  leaders in, 257-67 (see also ’Biography’). 
  Liberals, efforts of the, 267-70.
  parties, state of, in Roumania, 235 note.

S.

Sociology: 
  amusements of the people, 46.
  divorces in Roumania, 213, 214 note.
  funerals, 56.
  gipsies, their history, condition, and occupations, 49-54.
  hospitals, 44-46, 68. 
  Jews, the, 57, 58.
  land and houses, cost of, 47. 
  Lipovans, the, 54.
  octroi duties and poll-tax, 57.
  peasant proprietary, 82-6, and Appendix IV.
  peasantry, types of, 7.
    costumes of, 7, 8, 48, 49.
    women, occupations of, 8, 48.
    subterranean huts of, 10.
    diseases of, 10.
  police des moeurs, 45.
  prisons and prison system, 101-10 (see ’Law’).
  upper classes, 46.
  working classes, customs, wages, and condition in Bucarest, 46-49.

T.

Topography: 
  Bucarest, 5, 37-56. 
  Curtea d’Ardges, 58-64. 
  Danubian towns, 21. 
  Galatz, 67-70. 
  Ibrail, 72. 
  Jassy, 71, 72. 
  Roumanian towns, chief, 36, 37. 
  Sinaia, 7, 15, 16.

Z.

Zoology: 
  buffaloes, 78.
  fishes, 25.
  sheep and cattle, 79.

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