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A history of Ukraine

Author: Paul R Magocsi
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, ©1996.
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Twenty-five hundred years of Ukraine?s history: Magocsi provides a balanced discussion of political, economic, and cultural developments of the territory and all its peoples in a format designed for  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul R Magocsi
ISBN: 0802008305 9780802008305 0802078206 9780802078209 0295975806 9780295975801
OCLC Number: 36292979
Description: xxvi, 784 pages : maps ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Ukraine's Geographic and Ethnolinguistic Setting. p. 3. 2. Historical Perceptions. p. 12. 3. Steppe Hinterland and the Black Sea Cities. p. 25. 4. Slavs and the Khazars. p. 36. 5. Rise of Kievan Rus'. p. 51. 6. Political Consolidation and Disintegration. p. 65. 7. Socioeconomic and Cultural Developments. p. 83. 8. Mongols and the Transformation of Rus' Political Life. p. 105. 9. Galicia-Volhynia. p. 114. 10. Lithuania and the Union with Poland. p. 127. 11. Socioeconomic Developments. p. 138. 12. Orthodox Cultural Revival. p. 151. 13. Reformation, Counter Reformation, and the Union of Brest. p. 160. 14. Tatars and the Cossacks. p. 170. 15. Khmel'nyts'kyi and the Revolution of 1648. p. 195. 16. Muscovy and the Agreement of Pereiaslav. p. 207. 17. Period of Ruin. p. 217. 18. Structure of the Cossack State. p. 229. 19. Mazepa and the Great Northern War. p. 238. 20. Socioeconomic and Cultural Developments in the Cossack State. p. 249. 21. Ukrainian Autonomy in the Russian Empire. p. 263. 22. Socioeconomic Developments in the Hetmanate. p. 277. 23. Religious and Cultural Developments. p. 283. 24. Right Bank and Western Ukraine. p. 290. 25. Administrative and Political Developments in Dnieper Ukraine. p. 305. 26. Socioeconomic Developments in Dnieper Ukraine. p. 316. 27. Peoples of Dnieper Ukraine. p. 331. 28. Ukrainian National Renaissance in Dnieper Ukraine before the 1860s. p. 351. 29. Ukrainian National Movement in Dnieper Ukraine after the Era of Reforms. p. 365. 30. Administrative and Social Structure of Ukrainian Lands in the Austrian Empire before 1848. p. 385. 31. Ukrainian National Awakening in the Austrian Empire before 1848. p. 397. 32. Revolution of 1848. p. 406. 33. Administrative and Socioeconomic Structure of Ukrainian Lands in the Austrian Empire, 1849-1914. p. 417. 34. Ukrainian National Movement in Austria-Hungary, 1849-1914. p. 436. 35. World War I and Western Ukraine. p. 461. 36. Revolutions in the Russian Empire. p. 468. 37. Period of the Hetmanate. p. 488. 38. Directory, Civil War, and the Bolsheviks. p. 494. 39. West Ukrainian National Republic. p. 512. 40. Postwar Treaties and the Division of Ukrainian Lands. p. 523. 41. Soviet Ukraine: The Struggle for Autonomy. p. 529. 42. Soviet Ukraine: Economic, Political, and Cultural Integration. p. 548. 43. Minority Peoples in Soviet Ukraine. p. 572. 44. Ukrainian Lands in Interwar Poland. p. 583. 45. Ukrainian Lands in Interwar Romania and Czechoslovakia. p. 599. 46. Coming of World War II. p. 611. 47. World War II and Nazi German Rule. p. 622. 48. Soviet Ukraine until the Death of Stalin. p. 638. 49. From Stalin to Brezhnev. p. 652. 50. From Devolution to Independence. p. 666. Notes. p. 677. For Further Reading. p. 685. Index. p. 727.
Responsibility: Paul Robert Magocsi.


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