2021 Christmas CIUS Press Book Sale Special

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As a Christmas book sale special for 2021 the CIUS Press offers a set of 4 books at an unprecedented 60% discount. An excellent Christmas gift for those interested in Ukrainian history and culture! These books include:

Ihor Sevcenko’s Ukraine between East and West: Essays on Cultural History to the Early Eighteenth Century,  an excellent collection of essays by an eminent scholar who explores the development of Ukrainian cultural identity over the centuries under the disparate influences of the Byzantine Empire and western Europe, mediated through Poland.

Serhii Plokhy and Frank E. Sysyn’s Religion and Nation in Modern Ukraine, a book that places the history and current status of Ukraine’s Orthodox and Greek Catholic communities into the context of the modern Ukrainian national revival of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and the resurgence of Ukrainian national consciousness in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

Volodymyr Svidzinsky’s Evasive Shadow of Life, a collection of selected poems by one of the most prominent Ukrainian poets of his time and a virtuoso master of lyrical poetic miniatures. The poet himself was brutally murdered by the Soviet secret police.

Stanislav Kulchytsky’s The Famine of 1932–1933 in Ukraine: An Anatomy of the Holodomor, a distillation of the thirty years of study of this topic by one of Ukraine’s leading historians. This account incorporates a vast array of sources and literature that have become available in the past three decades into a highly readable narrative, explaining the motives, circumstances and course of this terrible crime against humanity.

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Weight 1.9 kg
Dimensions 23 × 15 × 7 cm