The popularity of the novel has been continuous since it was first published. The perseverance and victory of the heroes of Eger is exemplary. (the title of the English version is : The Eclipse of the Crescent Moon)
The creation, construction of the railway sub-line in 1872 fundamentally changed the public transport conditions of Eger.
Art of painter Nagy Ernő
Citizens of Eger and Felnémet are very proud of his work. His art reveals landscapes of Heves region, the cosy beauty of Baroque Eger, portraits of local people in the past, faith in family.
Life span of general Lenkey János
9th February 1850 is commemorated by the Hungarian nation, as it was the day when Lenkey János general died in Arad in the castle prison. Eger is proud of him born in the town for his heroic deeds and perseverance for his homeland, nation.
Nyárádi Hartl Ede having lived in Eger, the flood boatman of the Tisza
Hartl Ede living in Eger rescued the belongings of the inhabitants of Tiszahalász and Sarud. He set an example not only with his support during the flood of 1876, but also with his generous patronage.
Life span of Sugár István regional historian
He was an open-minded, well educated, widely respected person interested in a numerous things. His great knowledge was combined with exceptional modesty. He lived and worked for his town, Eger.
The hóstya-districts of Eger are peculiarities in the settlement construction of our town having been formed in the 18th century when new people doing peasant- and crafts activity settled besides the citizenhood already living in the town centre. The majority of Eger lived in these parts of the town for centuries providing not only the inhabitants of the city centre but the settlements of the region as well with agricultural products, manufactured goods.