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The reconstruction of nations : Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Belarus 1569-1999

Timothy Snyder (author)

The reconstruction of nations : Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Belarus 1569-1999

Title
The reconstruction of nations : Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Belarus 1569-1999
Author
Timothy Snyder
Language
English
Publisher
New Haven: Yale University, 2003
XV, 367 p. : ill.
ISBN
0-300-10586-X
Placing suggestion
903 (SISO) Westerse geschiedenis (ZIZO)

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About Timothy Snyder

Timothy David Snyder (born August 18, 1969) is an American historian specializing in the modern history of Central and Eastern Europe. He is the Richard C. Levin Professor of History at Yale University and a permanent fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna.

He has written several books, including the best-sellers Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin and On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century. An expert on the Holocaust, Snyder is on the Committee on Conscience of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. He is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Early life and education

Snyder was born on August 18, 1969, in the Dayton, Ohio area, the son of Christine Hadley Snyder, a teacher, accountant, and homemaker, and Estel Eugene Snyder, a veterinarian. Snyder's parents were married in a Quaker ceremony in 1963 in Ohio…Read more on Wikipedia