Serbia invades Bulgaria, following the union with Eastern Rumelia (37 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 1.7.4: Bulgarian Writing and Culture.

Context

Following the union of Bulgaria with Eastern Rumelia, Serbia launches an invasion of Bulgarian territory, but is speedily defeated and humiliated in the process, since the international powers move to recognise the new expanded state of Bulgaria.

Citation:
Editors. "Serbia invades Bulgaria, following the union with Eastern Rumelia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18919, accessed 06 December 2016.]