Atlas Of Eastern Europe In The Twentieth Century
Atlas of Eastern Europe in the Twentieth Century
An invaluable guide to a complex subject, this atlas:
* gives a general introduction to the physical, ethnic and religious composition of the region
* includes summary maps of Eastern Europe in 1900, 1923, and 1945
* charts the ebb and flow of the first and second world wars in Eastern Europe
* presents detailed information relating to consituent territories, elections, economic developments and land holding patterns for key individual countries in the inter-war years
* provides crucial social and economic data, evidencing changes under communist domination
* gives maps of the new states of the post-communist years with details of elections and economic indicators for Belarus, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Croatia, The Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Slovakia and others.
* contains an extensive glossary listing the major towns of the area under their linguistic variants
"Invaluable...packed with over 200 clearly presented maps and graphs, each accompanied by an equally lucid page of text that reflects the best recent research."
-John Lampe, Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington, D.C.
About the Author
Richard Crampton is Professor of Eastern European History at Oxford University and is the author of Eastern Europe in the...