Eastern Books

ISBN: 0299809250, 9780299809256
Authors: Alexander A. Vasiliev,
Publisher: University Of Wisconsin Press
Keywords: vol, empire, byzantine, history
Pages: 382
Published: 1958-04-15
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 24.95 USD
  • Rating: 60%


“This is the revised English translation from the original work in Russian of the history of the Great Byzantine Empire.  It is the most complete and thorough work on this subject.  From it we get a wonderful panorama of the events and developments o......
ISBN: 0313343632, 9780313343636
Authors: Adriana Helbig, oksana Buranbaeva, vanja Mladineo,
Publisher: Greenwood
Keywords: culture, customs, europe, ukraine
Pages: 224
Published: 2008-11-30
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 49.95 USD
  • Rating: 100%


Ukraine's tumultuous history has left it standing on unstable ground, wrought with the devastation of the 20th century's wars, famines, and other struggles. Today, life in Ukraine is moving forward, stepping out of the shadows of Communism and int......
ISBN: 0812967461, 9780812967463
Authors: Jan Gross,
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
Keywords: auschwitz, poland, semitism, anti
Pages: 336
Published: 2007-08-14
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 15.95 USD
  • Rating: 80%


Poland suffered an exceedingly brutal Nazi occupation during the Second World War. Close to five million Polish citizens lost their lives as a result. More than half the casualties were Polish Jews. Thus, the second largest Jewish community in the wo......
ISBN: 081296621X, 9780812966213
Authors: Mark Mazower,
Publisher: Modern Library
Keywords: library, chronicles, modern, history, short, balkans
Pages: 240
Published: 2002-08-06
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 13.95 USD
  • Rating: 60%


Throughout history, the Balkans have been a crossroads, a zone of endless military, cultural, and economic mixing and clashing between Europe and Asia, Christianity and Islam, Catholicism and Orthodoxy. In this highly acclaimed short history, Mark Ma......
ISBN: 0295985380, 9780295985381
Authors: Sabrina P. Ramet, vjeran Pavlakovic,
Publisher: University Of Washington Press
Keywords: publications, international, studies, school, jackson, politics, society, milosevic, serbia
Pages: 440
Published: 2005-09
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 60.00 USD
  • Rating: 60%


During their thirteen years in power, Slobodan Milosevic and his cohorts plunged Yugoslavia into wars of ethnic cleansing, leading to the murder of thousands of civilians. The Milosevic regime also subverted the nation's culture, twisted the politica......
ISBN: 0671747231, 9780671747237
Authors: Malachi Martin,
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Keywords: control, west, new, world, order, russia, versus, blood, pope, john, paul, keys
Pages: 736
Published: 1991-09-15
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 41.99 USD
  • Rating: 80%


Only Malachi Martin, consummate Vatican insider and intelligence expert, could reveal the untold story behind the Vatican's role in today's winner-take-all race against time to establish, maintain, and control the first one-world government. * Wi......
ISBN: 052179269X, 9780521792691
Authors: H. M. Scott,
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Keywords: modern, history, studies, cambridge, eastern, powers, emergence
Pages: 302
Published: 2001-12-10
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 110.00 USD
  • Rating: 100%


During the third quarter of the eighteenth century, the European states-system was transformed by the military rise of Prussia and Russia. Eastern Europe became pre-eminent and during the 1770s, Poland was partitioned for the first time by its three ......
ISBN: 0198273282, 9780198273288
Authors: Andrzej Walicki,
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Usa
Keywords: western, marxism, beginnings, polish, brzozowski, stanislaw
Pages: 360
Published: 1989-06-01
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 165.00 USD
  • Rating: 100%


This book introduces the English-speaking reader to the thought of Stanislaw Brzozowski (1878-1911), an outstanding Polish philosopher and literary critic. Although little known in the West, Brzozowski is an important forerunner of the intellectual ......
ISBN: 052156719X, 9780521567190
Authors: R. J. Crampton,
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Keywords: concise, histories, cambridge, bulgaria, history
Pages: 277
Published: 1997-01-28
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 21.99 USD
  • Rating: 40%


This book provides a general introduction to the history of Bulgaria and the Bulgarians. The text and illustrations trace the rich and dramatic story from the days when Bulgaria was the centre of a powerful medieval empire, through the long centuries......
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