Second Vienna Award (50 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The Vienna Awards are two arbitral awards by which Germany and Italy sanctioned Hungary's annexation of territories in present-day Slovakia, Ukraine and Romania which Hungary had sought to regain in the period between the two World Wars. The second award transferred the territory of Northern Transylvania from Romania to Hungary.

Citation:
Editors. "Second Vienna Award". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=7120, accessed 04 December 2016.]