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Author Savchenko, Andrew.

Title Belarus : a perpetual borderland / by Andrew Savchenko
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (x, 239 pages)
Series Russian history and culture, 1877-7791 ; v. 2
Russian history and culture (Leiden, Netherlands) ; v. 2
Contents Foreword and Acknowledgments; Introduction. Images, Concepts and History of a Borderland; Chapter One. The Making of a Borderland; Chapter Two. Ex Oriente Lux: the Belarusian National State and the Soviet Union; Chapter Three. Borderland Forever: Modern Belarus; Conclusion. Whither Belarus?; Bibliography; Index
Summary The book explains Belarusa (TM)s adherence to Soviet social, political and economic institutions. Comparative historical analysis spans the period from the 16th century to the present. Discussion concentrates on development of Belarusa (TM)s national institutions in interaction with Russia and other neighbors
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-235) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Belarus -- Economic conditions.
Belarus -- History.
Belarus -- Politics and government.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009014372
ISBN 128294956X
9047427947 (electronic bk.)
9789047427940 (electronic bk.)