Balkan History. Balkan Heritage. Balkan Ethnicity. Montenegro, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Sofia, Serbia. Kosovo. Romania. Alpine Plants, Alpine Plant Hunters. Alpine Plant Hunting. Asphodel.
Rediscovering the Lost Balkans of the Nineteen-Thirties.
Discovering the Archive
Meet the Authors
Researching the Archive
The Archive Itself
The Participants.
The Photographer
Who was the photographer?
Plant Hunting & the Kew Connection
Adventures of the Travellers
Then & Now (locations). 1st Series.
1st Series
Then & Now (locations). 2nd Series.
2nd Series
Then & Now (locations), 3rd Series.
3rd Series
Then & Now (locations). 4th Series.
Unidentified Locations (1st Series)
Towns, Villages & People.
Unidentified Locations (2nd Series)
Mountains & Landscapes.
Costumes & Ethnicity
Bibliography & References
Acknowledgements & Credits
To Contact Us

Bibliography & References

[5]. “Walking the Woods and the Water”. Nick Hunt. Nicholas Brealey Publishing. 2014.
[6]. "The Whirlpool of the Balkans". National Geographic Magazine. February 1921 Issue. pp 179 - 197.
[7]. “Bulgaria. Farm Land without a Farmhouse”. National Geographic Magazine. August 1932 Issue. pp 185-218.
[8]. “Plant Hunting in Europe”. Hugh Roubiliac Roger-Smith. Rush & Warwick. Bedford. 1950.
[9]. "
The Life of the Vlachs in 1900". Asterios I. Koukoudis
[10]. "The Vlachs - Metropolis and Diaspora". Asterios I. Koukoudis.

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This book, relating the story of the Balkan Archive, is by Prof Randall Baker.
Published in 2017 in Bulgarian by the Sofia based publishing house: Ciela. 222 pp.
ISBN: 978-954-28-2468-8.
Note added 8th March 2020. It is with great sadness that we report the sudden death of Professor Randall Baker on March 4th 2020.

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[1]. “Patrick Leigh Fermor. An Adventure”. pp 38 et seq. Artemis Cooper. John Murray. London. 2012.
[2]. “A Time of Gifts”. Patrick Leigh Fermor. John Murray. London. 1977.
[3]. “Between the Woods and the Water”. Patrick Leigh Fermor. John Murray. London. 1986.
[4]. “The Broken Road. From the Iron Gates to Mount Athos”. Patrick Leigh Fermor. John Murray. London. 2013.

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