The Ukrainians: Unexpected Nation
An account of Ukraine and its people. Andrew Wilson focuses on the complex relations between Ukraine and Russia and explains the different versions of the past propagated by Ukrainians and Russians. He also examines the continuing debates over identity, culture, and religion in Ukraine since its independence in 1991. This second edition is updated and includes coverage of the Yushchenko government and the Gongadze affair.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - xuebi - LibraryThing
An interesting history of the Ukrainian people and nation, throughout all the turmoil and difficulties of not only the twentieth century but before that too. His scope (from antiquity to the present ... Read full review
THE UKRAINIANS: Unexpected NationUser Review - Kirkus
A tightly reined yet sweeping introductory examination of Ukrainian identity and history.Wilson (Ukrainian Studies/University Coll., London) starts way back, with the myths of Ukrainian antiquity, to ... Read full review