'Footnotes' to Solo
Bulgaria, Sofia, photographs, music, chemistry
Saturday, November 06, 2010 07:16 GMT
For photographs of old Sofia do look at this beautiful collection here.
Here is a collection of photographs of Sofia in 1944 after the British and American bombardment.
Centropa.org is an amazing archive of Jewish life in Central Europe until 1939. See here, for instance, for a fascinating portrait of a family of Jewish musicians from Sofia in the 1930s.
Here a potted biography of Elizaveta Karamihailova, female physicist in Bulgaria in the 1920s, which gives a sense of the state of science in the country at that time.