The first mention of Suceava
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The first mention of city-fortress Suceava, as the capital of the feudal state of Moldova
February 10, 1388
Suceava is the Suceava County seat in Bukovina region, in north-eastern Romania. The city was the capital of the Principality of Moldavia from 1388 to 1565 and main residence of the Moldavian princes.
Together with the rest of Bukovina, Suceava was under the rule of the Habsburg Monarchy (later Austria-Hungary) from 1775 to 1918. At the end of World War I, it became part of Greater Romania.
More on: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suceava
În limba română: http://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suceava
Photos: Vasile Bouaru
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