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A History of Ukraine: The Land and Its Peoples - 2nd Edition
A History of Ukraine: The Land and Its Peoples - 2nd Edition

by Paul Robert Magocsi

Comprehensive, innovative, and geared towards teaching, the second edition of A History of Ukraine is ideal for both teachers and students.

Published Jun 2010
Ukraine: A History
Ukraine: A History
Orest Subtelny

While previous updates brought readers up to the year 2000, this new fourth edition includes an overview of Ukraine's most recent history, focusing on the dramatic political, socio-economic, and cultural changes that occurred during the Kuchma and Yushchenko presidencies.

Published Nov 2009
Ukraine: An Illustrated History
Ukraine: An Illustrated History
By Paul Robert Magocsi

Rather than limiting his study to an examination of the country's numerically largest population - ethnic Ukrainians - acclaimed scholar Paul Robert Magocsi emphasizes the multicultural nature of Ukraine throughout its history.

Published Oct 2007
Waiting for Macedonia: Identity in a Changing World
Waiting for Macedonia: Identity in a Changing World
By Ilka Thiessen
"Thiessen crafts a fine ethnography of a changing society after the fall of socialism and independent nationhood." - Anastasia Karakasidou, Wellesley College
Published Oct 2006
Svinia in Black and White: Slovak Roma and their Neighbours
Svinia in Black and White: Slovak Roma and their Neighbours
By David Z. Scheffel

This excellent, well-written study blends traditional anthropology with history to give us a unique look into the life, history, culture, and status of the Roma." - David M. Crowe, Elon University

Published Apr 2005
In the Shadow of Antichrist: The Old Believers of Alberta
In the Shadow of Antichrist: The Old Believers of Alberta
By David Z. Scheffel

Written in an accessible style and treating a fascinating subject, In the Shadow of Antichrist is ideally suited for inclusion on textbook lists of courses in cultural anthropology.

Published Mar 1991