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Latvian Literature

From the origins to the 18th century The history of Latvian literature begins with the vast heritage of oral culture represented by the dainas, popular songs, which were sung in the pagan Baltia (Baltic cultural and linguistic area), in Livonia as in Lithuania, before Europe saw the birth of troubadours, the Minnesänger, Dante and G.… Read More »

Latvia History

Latvia is a country located in Northern Europe, bordered by Estonia, Lithuania, Belarus and Russia. According to homosociety, it has a population of over 1.9 million people and an area of 64 thousand square kilometers. The capital city is Riga while other major cities include Daugavpils and Liepaja. The official language is Latvian but many… Read More »