Book details

Publication date: January 2010
Series: History of Ukraine-Rus'
Keywords: Ukraine, history, Kyivan Rus’, Cossacks, Cossack Hetman state, Galician-Volhynian state, Zaporozhian Sich, Khmelnytsky Uprising, national identity, literature, art, historiography, national identity, Church, interethnic relations, Eastern Europe
Subject(s): HISTORY / Europe / Eastern, HISTORY / Europe / Poland, Ukraine, history, Kyivan Rus’, Cossacks, Cossack Hetman state, Galician-Volhynian state, Zaporozhian Sich, Khmelnytsky Uprising, national identity, literature, art, historiography, national identity, Church, interethnic relations, Eastern Europe
Publisher(s): CIUS Press

Mykhailo Hrushevsky. Appointed professor of history at Lviv University in 1894, Mykhailo Hrushevsky became a leading figure in the scholarly and cultural community of Western Ukraine. In 1918 in Kyiv, he became head of the government of the independent Ukrainian state. From 1924 to 1931, he organized historical studies at the All-Ukrainian Academy of Sciences. An extraordinarily prolific writer, he produced some 2,000 scholarly works.

Marta Daria Olynyk.

Yaroslav Fedoruk. Yaroslav Fedoruk is a senior scholar at the Mykhailo Hrushevsky Institute of Ukrainian Archaeography and Source Studies, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv. A specialist in seventeenth-century international relations, he has published many studies of Bohdan Khmelnytsky’s foreign policy, including The Treaty of Vilnius (1656): The East European Crisis and Ukraine in the Mid-Seventeenth Century (2011; in Ukrainian). He is also editor of Ukraïns'kyi arkheohrafichnyi shchorichnyk (Ukrainian Archaeographic Annual, Kyiv).

Frank E. Sysyn. Frank E. Sysyn is Director of the Peter Jacyk Centre for Ukrainian Historical Research at the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies and Editor-in-Chief of the Hrushevsky Translation Project. He is a co-editor of Culture, Nation and Identity: The Ukrainian-Russian Encounter, 1600–1945 (2003), the author of Between Poland and Ukraine: The Dilemma of Adam Kysil, 1600–1653 (1985), and Mykhailo Hrushevsky: Historian and National Awakener (2001).

ISBNs: 9781894865173 978-1-894865-17-3 Title: history of ukraine-rus