eBook Biographical Dictionary of Central & Eastern Europe inthe 20th Century, 1st Edition

  • J. Kofman
  • W. Roszkowski
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  • ISBN-10: 0765624621
  • ISBN-13: 9780765624628
  • DDC: 920.040917
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1208 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released October 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007
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Drawing on newly accessible archives as well as memoirs and other sources, this biographical dictionary documents the lives of some two thousand notable figures in twentieth-century Central and Eastern Europe. A unique compendium of information that is not currently available in any other single resource, the dictionary provides concise profiles of the region’s most important historical and cultural actors, from Ivo Andric to King Zog. Coverage includes Albania, Belarus, the Czech and Slovak Republics, Hungary, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania and Moldova, Ukraine, and the countries that made up Yugoslavia.