Decades ago, the historian Bernard Wasserstein set out to uncover the hidden past of the town forty miles west of Lviv where his family originated: Krakowiec. In this book he recounts its dramatic and traumatic history. 'I want to observe and understand how some of the great forces that determined the shape of our times affected ordinary people.' The result is an exceptional, often moving book. Using a a small town, as a prism through which to see six hundred years of eastern European history.
A Small Town in Ukraine
The place we came from, the place we went back to
Umfang: XXIV, 296 S., 16 s/w Bildtaf.
Format in cm: 2.6 x 23.3 x 15.2
Erschienen am 23.02.2023