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◴ Beginning reader ✎ Eastern Europe!: Everything You Need to Know About the History (and More) of a Region that Shaped Our World and Still Does printable ☲ By Tomek Jankowski ♉

◴ Beginning reader ✎ Eastern Europe!: Everything You Need to Know About the History (and More) of a Region that Shaped Our World and Still Does printable ☲ By Tomek Jankowski ♉ ◴ Beginning reader ✎ Eastern Europe!: Everything You Need to Know About the History (and More) of a Region that Shaped Our World and Still Does printable ☲ By Tomek Jankowski ♉ This broad overview describes the nearly indefinable region that, until the Berlin Walls sudden fall, was shrouded behind the Iron Curtainnations and peoples living amid constantly shifting boundaries in a centuries old battleground between East and West Jankowski displays an ease and familiarity with cultural minutiae while briskly covering intense topics of genocide, religion, and Communist implosion Jankowskis history of the region serves as a welcome introduction or refresher course Publishers WeeklyA brief, concise, and informative introduction to the less known part of the old continent No country is left out from Albania to Moldova, from Romania to Poland, from Bulgaria to Lithuania No historic period is overlooked from the dark ages of prehistory to the Middle Ages, from the Renaissance to the two world wars, from the Soviet period to the collapse of communism This 600 page book can serve as both an introduction to eastern Europe and a refresher to its intricate history It is accessible and stimulating reading that includes humor, pictures, maps, tables, charts, and even poems and recipes A good resource for teachers, students, and all those with roots in this part of the world CHOICE The colloquial style succeeds in making this an accessible, if thorough, history of pretty much everywhere from East Berlin to the Black Sea back to 500CE This should be recommended reading for anyone heading to the former Eastern Bloc Traveller, easyJet s inflight magazineJankowski offers a sweeping history of Eastern Europe and does an admirable job of getting information in on nearly every language and religious and cultural group that has existed in the area, a commendable feat He writes in an intelligent, accessible style, and it is easy to read the book from start to finish, or just to pick out sections on certain countries or events A meaty but not overly challenging read for history buffs and students, Eastern European scholars, and tourists with than a passing interest in the history of the region Library JournalJankowski takes the reader on a comprehensive journey through the development of Eastern Europe This is a huge book, wondrously large detailed and fascinating .A must read for any history buff, student or anyone wanting to begin a dive into the wonders of Eastern Europe I couldnt recommend it enough ofbooks.org Eastern Europe is an entertaining and fact filled historical survey of a fascinating and important part of the world all too infrequently covered for academics, students, and the general public alike, leading the reader on an approximately 2000 year odyssey stretching from the Balkans in the south to the Baltic region in the north Jeff Pennington, Executive Director,Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies,University of California, Berkeley Compact, inclusive, and accessible, this book is an enjoyable and thorough account of the Eastern European past In contrast with historical narratives that insist on gravely recounting the past as a succession of sorrows, where audiences are bid to suffer alongside the victims of history, Tomek Jankowskis Eastern Europe gives a refreshing view of the regions history using a fully human embrace of the comedic, serving to personalize this past Nate Weston, Seattle Central Community CollegeDespite covering such a large amount of information and territory, Eastern Europe remains highly readable and user friendly It is not merely a recitation of dates and events but a plain language look at the whos and whys of its history In fact, the book would be an excellent introductory guide for anyone planning to visit an area of Eastern Europe Both a success and an impressive achievement.PrairieProgressive.comWhen the legendary Romulus killed his brother Remus and founded the city of Rome in 753 BCE, Plovdivtoday the second largest city in Bulgariawas thousands of years old Indeed, London, Paris, Berlin, Vienna, Madrid, Brussels, Amsterdam are all are mere infants compared to Plovdiv This is just one of the paradoxes that haunts and defines the New Europe, that part of Europe that was freed from Soviet bondage in 1989, and which is at once both much older than the modern Atlantic facing power centers of Western Europe while also being much younger than them Eastern Europe is a brief and concise but informative introduction to Eastern Europe and its myriad customs and history.Even those knowledgeable about Western Europe often see Eastern Europe as terra incognito, with a sign on the border declaring Here be monsters Tomek Jankowski s book is a gateway to understanding both what unites and separates Eastern Europeans from their Western brethren, and how this vital region has been shaped by but has also left its mark on Western Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East, and North Africa It is a reader friendly guide to a region that is all too often mischaracterized as remote, insular, and superstitious.The book comprises three parts, The first sums up modern linguistic, geographic, and religious contours of Eastern Europe, while the second, main part delves into the region s history, from the earliest origins of Europe up to the end of the Cold War Closing the book is a section that makes sense of geographical name references many cities, rivers, or regions have different names and also includes an Eastern Europe by Numbers feature that provides charts describing the populations, politics, and economies of the region today Throughout are boxed off anecdotes Useless Trivia describing fascinating aspects of Eastern European history or culture. 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    • Eastern Europe!: Everything You Need to Know About the History (and More) of a Region that Shaped Our World and Still Does
    • 4.3
    • 592
    • Format Kindle
    • 624 pages
    • Tomek Jankowski
    • Anglais
    • 22 October 2016

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