Ambassador Liviu Maior was born in Romania, Bistrita Nasaud County, in 1940. He studied at the Faculty of History-Philosophy of Cluj-Napoca, "Babes Bolyai" University, where he earned his Ph.D. in History. A Professor and diplomat, he is the author of 10 history books and more than 150 articles and studies. In 1994 he received the Award of the Romanian Academy for his work: "Alexandru Vaida-Voevod between Belvedere and Versailles". His most recent book is Romanians in the Habsburg Army; Forgotten soldiers and officers.
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