Ukraine: A History
In 1988 Orest Subtelny's Ukraine was published to international acclaim, as the definitive history of what was at the time a state within the USSR. 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.
With this new edition of Ukraine: A History, Subtelny revises the story up to the spring of 2000. A new chapter focuses on the achievements and failures of the new state and society in international affairs, internal politics, and economic and social development.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kaiser_matias - LibraryThing
This is probably the best English-language survey on Ukrainian history in existence. At nearly 700 pages of text it is comprehensive yet easy to read, starting from pre-historic times until the post ... Read full review