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Organized in 13 sections, contains information on the physical environment, peoples, religion, history, art, language and literature, sciences, politics, and economy. Focuses on Russia. Many illustrations. Includes a glossary and an index.
Arranged by geographical regions. Entries for each country are: land and people, history, and political, cultural, and economic developments. Also has maps of the area from different time periods. 3 volumes.
Includes entries for Albania, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and the countries that once made up Yugoslavia. Some information on European Russia is included. Gives brief but comprehensive introduction into a country's history during the last two centuries. Includes article on political organizations and movements and extensive maps.
Call Number: LAU Pierce Reading Rm GN307 .E53 1991
This ten-volume set offers detailed descriptions of major ethnic groups. Each volume contains a glossary and filmography. Includes bibliographical references and index. CONTENTS: v. 4. Europe (Central, Western, and Southeastern Europe) -- v. 6. Russia and Eurasia/China
Arranged alphabetically by name of ethnic group, covers a group's history up through the disintegration of the Soviet Union. An appendix includes various statistical tables and a chronology of the Russian and Soviet empires. Indexed.
Translation of Bolʹsha︠i︡a sovetska︠i︡a ėn︠t︡siklopedi︠i︡a (3rd ed.) A "faithfully" translated version of the general encyclopedia officially published in the Soviet Union. Includes an index in the last volume. 31 volumes.
60 volume set covering events, personalities, and institutions important to the history of Russia and the Soviet Union. Articles derived from various Russian reference sources. Indexed by authors, time periods, and subjects.