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Dolj

 

a district in southern Rumania, in the southern part of the Getik plateau and the western edge of the lower Danube lowland. Area, 7,400 sq km. Population, 724,000 (1970). Its administrative center is Craiova. Industry is located mainly in Craiova and its environs. Machine building, the food industry, and the chemical industry are developed, as are the wood-products industry and clothing, textile, and leather enterprises. Crops are corn, wheat, sunflowers, sugar beets, and tobacco; there are vast vineyards. Cattle, pigs, and sheep are raised.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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The rivalries between the political parties, in their fight for power, the major accomplishments of the liberals from the periods when they had the leadership, the agrarian reform and the electoral one, the torments within the county liberal organisations, along with the internal fights for the taking the charge of the organisations, were few of the subjects debated in the following liberal periodical publications, from Dolj County, too: Straja, Nadejdea, Libertatea, MiijCarea Olteniei and Drum Nou.
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From the institutional point of view, a key role to implementing this system in Romania has become the "Craiova Mediation Center" set up under the administration of Craiova City Court and Dolj County Court by Ministry of Justice Order no.
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