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Historical Dictionary Of Belarus

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Vitali Silitski | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015074240329
ISBN 13 :

The political map of Eastern Europe changed dramatically in December 1991 when the leaders of Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine huddled together in a Bielavie?a Forest retreat and decid..


Historical Dictionary Of Lithuania

Pub Date : 2011-02-07 | Author : Saulius A. Suziedelis | Publisher : Scarecrow Press

ISBN 10 : 9780810875364
ISBN 13 : 0810875365

The Lithuanian people have undergone historic changes quite different from those of other European nations. In earlier centuries geography provided strategic advantage and opportun..


Historical Dictionary Of The Baptists

Pub Date : 2009-04-13 | Author : William H. Brackney | Publisher : Scarecrow Press

ISBN 10 : 0810862824
ISBN 13 : 9780810862821

With 110 million members worldwide, Baptists are surpassed only by Roman Catholic and Orthodox groups as the largest segment of Christians. The term 'Baptist' has its origins with ..


Historical Dictionary Of The Gypsies Romanies

Pub Date : 2007-07-05 | Author : Donald Kenrick | Publisher : Scarecrow Press

ISBN 10 : 9780810864405
ISBN 13 : 0810864401

Originating in India, the Gypsies arrived in Europe around the 14th century, spreading not only across the entirety of the continent but also immigrating to the Americas. The first..


Historical Dictionary Of Marxism

Pub Date : 2014-09-09 | Author : Elliott Johnson | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 9781442237988
ISBN 13 : 1442237988

The second edition of the Historical Dictionary of Marxism covers of the basics of Karl Marx’s thought, the philosophical contributions of later Marxist theorists, and the extens..


Historical Dictionary Of The Olympic Movement

Pub Date : 2015-05-14 | Author : John Grasso | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 9781442248601
ISBN 13 : 1442248602

The Olympic Movement began with the Ancient Olympic Games, which were held in Greece on the Peloponnesus peninsula at Olympia, Greece. It is not clear why the Greeks instituted thi..


The A To Z Of Belarus

Pub Date : 2010-04-07 | Author : Vitali Silitski | Publisher : Scarecrow Press

ISBN 10 : 9781461731740
ISBN 13 : 1461731747

The political map of Eastern Europe changed dramatically in December 1991 when the leaders of Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine huddled together in a Bielavieza Forest retreat and decid..