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Ukraine & Russia: A Fraternal Rivalry
Journalist Anatol Lieven here explores the complex ethnic and political relationship of Ukraine and Russia. Based on extensive interviews, Lieven provides a fascinating portrait of the diversity that is contemporary Ukraine and of its efforts to forge a national identity after three centuries of Russian rule.Lieven s journeys take him into ethnic Russian enclaves in Crimea ...more
Paperback, 182 pages
Published May 1st 1999 by United States Institute of Peace Press
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Obviously this is now fairly out of date (Putin is literally never mentioned) but it's very interesting to see the basis of the current situation being developed. I liked seeing the contemporary situation and viewpoint. It's also really interesting as (from my rather uneducated viewpoint) he wasn't far off the mark in a lot of his points and predictions. It is very short and it's very readable (though backed up by his experiences as a journalist as well as academic references) so it was a nice o ...more
Anatol Lieven currently reports from Central Europe for the Financial Times. In 1996-97 he was visiting senior fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C. He is the author of The Baltic Revolution: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and the Path to Independence, published by Yale University Press.
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