The Reconstruction of Nations: Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Belarus, 1569–1999

The Reconstruction of Nations: Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Belarus, 1569–1999

Timothy Snyder


Modern nationalism in northeastern Europe has usually ended in violence after which reconciliation among international locations with bloody pasts. during this interesting ebook, Timothy Snyder lines the emergence of Polish, Ukrainian, Lithuanian, and Belarusian nationhood over 4 centuries, discusses a number of atrocities (including the 1st account of the large Ukrainian-Polish ethnic cleansings of the 1940s), and examines Poland’s fresh winning negotiations with its newly self sustaining jap friends, because it has channeled nationwide curiosity towards peace.

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