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    Overview for Vlad the Impaler

    Can anyone give me an overview of Vlad the Impaler? I've read various articles about him, but they're all very general in nature, can anyone give me an in depth explanation? Or can anyone give me a source thats reliable and full of info?
  2. Commodus

    Vlad: The Last Confession

    Has anyone else read it? It's a novel by C.C. Humphreys and goes over the life and times of Vlad The Impaler - aiming to remove him from his folkloric and monstrous image and show him in a more human light. As someone who has always admired Vlad immensely, this book was outstanding to my mind -...
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    Was Vlad Țepeș exceptionally cruel?

    From some souces I have read that he recieved the Impaler nickname after death and that a lot of his reputation was a mixture of PR to make him scary to his foes and rumors spread by his enemies. He was of course a brutal and violent man but was he a great deal more so then other military...
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    any books on Vlad Tepes / Vlad the Impaler?

    Hello, What the title says. Looking for a book/biography on Vlad Tepes or the Wallachian Ottoman wars. Any recommendation would be appreciated. No Dracula historical novels/fiction please, that seems to be all I can find elsewhere. Thank you.
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    Vlad The Impaler (Dracula)

    Source: Vlad The Impaler | All Documentaries Vlad The Impaler (Dracula) This documentary examines the bloody career of Vlad the Impaler, the 15th-century prince of Wallachia who took no prisoners in his resistance to the spread of the Ottoman Empire. Known as Dracula, he learned the arts of...
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    Vlad the Impaler - the true story of Dracula

    "Vlad the Impaler - the true story of Dracula" - Film / DVD - YouTube Vlad the Impaler - the true story of Dracula" is not a flashy Hollywood production. Does this statement disappoint you? No? Then, you want a logical, historically accurate, perspective on the man that was born to become the...
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    Vlad the Impaler

    Vlad the Impaler ? The True Life of Dracula | UNOA The family tree of the vlach dynasty starts in the romanian/formerly bulgarian/ city of Targoviste. It is presumed that with mostly bulgarian population of Targovishte in the 1400s and the ruling boyar class,the protogenitor was someone...
  8. Delenda est Roma

    What is your opinion of Vlad the Impaler, Vlad III, or Vlad Dragula?

    Ive read a bit about him and he was a very good military commander and used terror tactics quite well. Is he a genius though?
  9. Perix

    Vlad the impaler thread

    Take it as you like, fans, haters or disgusted
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    Any documentaries about Romania besides anything about Vlad Dracula

    I want to buy documentaries about Romania (Walachia, Transylvania, Moldova) on DVD. The only documentaries I'm able to find are about Vlad Dracula. Any time period is fine as long as Romania is the main topic.
  11. Vladd

    C C Humphreys Vlad The last confession

    Vlad: The Last Confession: n/a: Amazon.co.uk: C.C. Humphreys: Books@@AMEPARAM@@http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41B%2BA66vwiL.@@AMEPARAM@@41B%2BA66vwiL An interesting novel that takes a look at Vlad's life. An interesting mix of fact myth and legend well worth a look.
  12. Vixen

    Representation of Vlad Dracula.

    Yes, more of my obsession. I apologize. Yesterday I came across and movie based on the historical figure of Dracula and it pulled me in. It's called Dark Prince: The True Story of Dracula and was made in 2000 director Joe Chappelle. I can see the historical alterations a mile away and I know...
  13. Gabriel de Lorges

    Vlad III Dracula's Cellar Unearthed

    Archaeologists Discover ‘Count Dracula's’ Cellar Published Oct 2, 2009 by ■ Christopher Szabo Archaeologists have found a cellar in the university town of Pécs in southern Hungary, which they believe to have belonged to Wallachian Duke Vlad III, more commonly known as ”Dracula.” Tamás Fedeles...