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Atlas of Eastern Europe in the twentieth century / Richard and Ben Crampton.

By: Crampton, Richard.
Contributor(s): Crampton, Ben.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London : Routledge, 1997Edition: [Pocketutg.].Description: 297 s. : ill.ISBN: 0415164613; 978-0-415-16461-0.Subject(s): Politisk geografi | Kulturgeografi | Geografi | 1900-talet | Östeuropa | Östblocket | HistoriaDDC classification: 947.084 Other classification: Km.5 | Nm.06
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

An invaluable guide to a complex subject, this atlas:<br> * gives a general introduction to the physical, ethnic and religious composition of the region<br> * includes summary maps of Eastern Europe in 1900, 1923, and 1945<br> * charts the ebb and flow of the first and second world wars in Eastern Europe<br> * presents detailed information relating to consituent territories, elections, economic developments and land holding patterns for key individual countries in the inter-war years<br> * provides crucial social and economic data, evidencing changes under communist domination<br> * 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.<br> * contains an extensive glossary listing the major towns of the area under their linguistic variants

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Part I Before the First World War
  • Part II The First World War and the Versailles Peace Settlement
  • Part III The Inter-War Years
  • Part IV The Second World War Eastern European Frontiers: 1900-1994
  • Part V Eastern Europe Under Communist Domination
  • Part VI Eastern Europe at the End of the Communist Period
  • Part VII The End of Communist Rule and Post-Communist Eastern Europe