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Bucharest


…tolerance of her upbringing, not only deceiving me, just as I’m sure she deceived Nathan, but concealing from me until the last possible moment a truth which, in order to justify her dealings with the Commandant, she could hide no longer: that the pamphlet had been written by her father, Professor Zbigniew Bieganski, Distinguished Professor of Jurisprudence at the Jagiellonian University of Cracow; Doctor of Law honoris causa, Universities of Karlova, Bucharest, Heidelberg and Leipzig.
William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  capital and largest city of Romania
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  • …tolerance of her upbringing, not only deceiving me, just as I’m sure she deceived Nathan, but concealing from me until the last possible moment a truth which, in order to justify her dealings with the Commandant, she could hide no longer: that the pamphlet had been written by her father, Professor Zbigniew Bieganski, Distinguished Professor of Jurisprudence at the Jagiellonian University of Cracow; Doctor of Law honoris causa, Universities of Karlova, Bucharest, Heidelberg and Leipzig.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • Bucharest.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • There will also be the Bucharest-Paris coach.
    Agatha Christie  --  Murder On The Orient Express
  • I knew that if anything were to take us to Castle Dracula we should go by Galatz, or at any rate through Bucharest, so I learned the times very carefully.
    Bram Stoker  --  Dracula

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  • He spoke with an accent, and his family connections consisted, principally, of being the son of Solomon and Yetta Bickel of Bucharest, Romania, by way, most recently, of Brooklyn.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • A good reputation he made for himself at Bucharest!
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • But, after all, one must earn enough to pay for the garret; and I confess that to grow old as a private tutor—or a ’private’ anything—is almost as chilling to the imagination as a second secretaryship at Bucharest.
    Edith Wharton  --  The Age of Innocence
  • But the Germans walked right through Roumania and they took Bucharest and Queen Marie had to leave her palace.
    Dalton Trumbo  --  Johnny Got His Gun
  • Of Captain Miklosich from Bucharest.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • A few days after the massacre in Timisoara, Ceausescu gave a speech in Bucharest before one hundred thousand people.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics

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  • As the train sped along he leaned forward and said, "Tell me then, now that we seem to be sharing the same compartment, why Bucharest?"
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • Warsaw, Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Belgrade, Bucharest and Sofia, all these famous cities and the populations around them lie in what I must call the Soviet sphere, and all are subject in one form or another, not only to Soviet influence but to a very high and, in some cases, increasing measure of control from Moscow.
    Winston Churchill  --  Churchill’s Iron Curtain Speech
  • Warsaw, Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Belgrade, Bucharest and Sofia, all these famous cities and the populations around them lie in what I must call the Soviet sphere, and all are subject in one form or another, not only to Soviet influence but to a very high and, in many cases, increasing measure of control from Moscow.
    Winston Churchill  --  Churchill’s Sinews of Peace Speech
  • In the coach from Bucharest is an old gentleman with a lame leg.
    Agatha Christie  --  Murder On The Orient Express
  • "Bucharest?" she asked meekly.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • "Did I say Bucharest?" he replied.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • It’s all the same to me-Budapest, Bucharest, Munich, Prague, Barcelona.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • She would not have cared had she been on her way to Bucharest, and neither would have he.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • She stood up, as if to pull some sort of cord, and sank back in despair, for she had intended to go to Munich from Venice, and now she thought that she was rushing at seventy kilometers per hour toward Bucharest.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • Bucharest?
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • He added that the conductor from the Bucharest coach had also been there.
    Agatha Christie  --  Murder On The Orient Express
  • I missed you at Bucharest, but I needed someone to send.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • Pierre Michel, the big blond conductor of the Athens-Paris coach, and the stout burly conductor of the Bucharest one.
    Agatha Christie  --  Murder On The Orient Express
  • In the year 1812, when news of the war with Napoleon reached Bucharest—where Kutuzov had been living for two months, passing his days and nights with a Wallachian woman—Prince Andrew asked Kutuzov to transfer him to the Western Army.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • But already, at Bucharest, we are three hours late, so we cannot possibly get in till well after sunup.
    Bram Stoker  --  Dracula
  • The Athens-Paris and the Bucharest-Paris coaches, for instance, are almost empty.
    Agatha Christie  --  Murder On The Orient Express
  • But of course once again he had not located the guilty party, although one didn’t have to have a university degree to guess that, of course, it had been Captain Miklosich from Bucharest, for whom it could never be dark enough when he was in the company of ladies—a man lacking in every refinement, although he did wear a corset, and who was no better than a beast of prey—yes, a beast of prey, Frau Stohr repeated in a smothered whisper as beads of sweat appeared on her brow and upper lip.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
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