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Ukraine; a history.

William Edward David Allen

Ukraine; a history.

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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ukraine -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 404 p. maps. ;
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19736585M


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Ukraine (yōō´krān, yōōkrān´), Ukr. Ukraina, republic ( est. pop. 44,),sq mi (, sq km), E Europe. It borders on Poland in the northwest; on Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, and Moldova in the southwest; on the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov in the south; on Russia in the east and northeast; and on Belarus in the north.

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In the years since we have seen the dismantling of the Soviet bloc and the restoration of Ukraine's independence - a time of celebration for Ukrainians throughout the world, and of tumultuous change for those in the homeland/5().

'Borderland: A Journey Through the History of Ukraine' is a very readable and informative book on a country which I have visited briefly, but knew relatively little about. First written in the late 's, it now includes a final section summarising the events of the last few years, including Russia's annexation of Crimea and the unrest in the /5().

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