Albania (Alb. Republika e Shqipërisë)
- Jane Sugarman,
- George Leotsakos
- and Zana Shuteriqi Prela
Country in south-east Europe. Under Ottoman rule from 1385, Albanians proclaimed their independence in 1912. This was recognized by international conferences in 1913 and again after World War I. The country was occupied by Italy from April 1939 and during World War II by Germany. In ...