Estonia and the Estonians (Google eBook)

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Hoover Press, 1987 - 313 pages
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User Review  - Marti Martinson - Goodreads

Knowing little about the grander history of the Baltic area, I was surprised to read: "For the sake on convenience, the term Estonia is used in discussing earlier historical periods although, strictly ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ramona - Goodreads

All about Estonia. Logical layout, easy prose. Learn something without trying too very hard. Better if you like folksy stuff; the author does. Read full review

Contents

The Prehistoric Era
3
Medieval Livonia 12001561
15
Polish and Swedish Hegemony 15611710
27
ESTONIA UNDER IMPERIAL RUSSIA
35
The Zenith and Eclipse of Serfdom 17101860
37
National Awakening and Russification 18601900
57
Revolution and War 19001917
81
INDEPENDENT ESTONIA
98
The German Occupation 19411944
157
The Stalinist Era 19441953
169
The PostStalin Era 19531985
189
Rebirth and DeSovietization 19851991
222
INDEPENDENCE RESTORED
241
Estonia in the 1990s
243
Epilogue
264
Appendixes
267

The Emergence of Estonian Independence 19171920
99
The Republic of Estonia 19201939
112
Estonia in Crisis 19391940
139
SOVIET ESTONIA
147
The First Year of Soviet Rule 19401941
149
Glossary
275
Notes
277
Bibliography
325
Index
355
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