Dr Gabriel (Gábor) Rónay: When Hungary Reached Out to Save Persecuted French Royalists

A little known Hungarian cleric gave succour to 18th century French refugee families in a hitherto unknown eastern ‘Scarlet Pimpernel’ action. The real-life story of a rescued French family gives substance to Baroness Emmushka Orczy’s fictional adventure yarn set during the reign of French Revolutionary Terror. But this elusive Hungarian rescuer of French aristocrats was … Read more