Prelude to Baltic Linguistics

Earliest Theories about Baltic Languages (16th century)

Pietro U. Dini

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€42,00
$52.00
ISBN13: 
9789042037984
Publication Date: 
January 2014
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Paperback
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170 pp.
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ISSN: 
1570-7121
Volume: 
36

Edited by Tomas Balkelis and Violeta Davoliūtė

Population Displacement in Lithuania in the 20th Century: Experiences, Identities and Legacies offers an account on how two world wars produced a series of population displacements in Lithuania in the course of the 20th century.
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Volume: 
43
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314092
E-ISBN: 
9789004314108
Publication date: 
April 2016
€99,00
$128.00

Alfonsas Eidintas, Vilnius University and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania. Translated and edited by Alfred Erich Senn, University of Wisconsin-Madison

In Antanas Smetona and His Lithuania Alfonsas Eidintas recounts the life and times of one of the most important leaders of the Lithuanian national movement Antanas Smetona, the content of his authoritarian regime (1926-1940) and impact of his associates, who constructed the nationalist ideology,...
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Volume: 
42
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004302037
E-ISBN: 
9789004302044
Publication date: 
September 2015
€114,00
$145.00

Suzanne Pourchier-Plasseraud

Focusing on Latvia, (between 1905 and 1940), Suzanne Pourchier-Plasseraud, has chosen a nation without an ancient state history of its own, to illustrate the evolution of the concept of national identity into a claim for independence, with the help of art and artists.
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Volume: 
41
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300187
E-ISBN: 
9789004300286
Publication date: 
September 2015
€114,00
$145.00

Yves Plasseraud

This book is about the life of Irena Veisaitė, a Lithuanian theatre scholar, human rights activist, and Holocaust survivor; whose life is a resumé of XXth century East-European history.
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Volume: 
40
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004298903
E-ISBN: 
9789004298910
Publication date: 
September 2015
€72,00
$91.00

Edited by Maria Zadencka, Stockholm University, Andrejs Plakans, Iowa State University and Andreas Lawaty, Nordost-Institut/IKGN

The studies in East and Central European History Writing in Exile 1939-1989 offer concise analysis of the organization and the intellectual work of historians exiled from the Baltic States, including Baltic Germans, Belorusia, Ukraine, and Poland in the West.
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Volume: 
39
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299627
E-ISBN: 
9789004299696
Publication date: 
July 2015
€103,00
$131.00

Aurimas Švedas, Vilnius University

This book is about the past and its falsification, historians and the Soviet ideological Matrix. It aims to unveil the formation and existence of Soviet-era Lithuanian historiography, to show how it was affected by mechanisms that created it, and to discuss what kinds of behavioural models...
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Volume: 
38
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042039117
E-ISBN: 
9789401211932
Publication date: 
December 2014
€67,00
$92.00

Martyn Housden

What form should Europe take? Should it be based on ‘nation states’ or ‘states of nations’? On what basis should European unification proceed? Should it be an élite undertaking pioneered by statesmen elected to democratic government offices, or should true unification also demand a significant...
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Volume: 
37
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042038769
Publication date: 
January 2014
€99,00
$129.00

Edited by Björn M. Felder and Paul J. Weindling

The history of eugenics in the Baltic States is largely unknown. The book compares for the first time the eugenic projects of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania and the related disciplines of racial anthropology and psychiatry, and situates them within the wider European context. Strong ethno...
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Volume: 
35
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042037229
Publication date: 
January 2013
€93,00
$114.00

Eda Kalmre

Under certain conditions, some rumours, which were established as part of folklore already long ago, may become fixed in the memory and the subconscious of several generations. This is what happened with the rumour about a human sausage factory after the Second World War. In Tartu, Estonia, this...
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Volume: 
34
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042037175
Publication date: 
January 2013
€53,00
$65.00

Dominic Rubin

“At last, Russia has begun to speak in a truly original voice.” So said Anatoly Vaneev, a Soviet dissident who became Karsavin’s disciple in the Siberian gulag where the philosopher spent his last two years. The book traces the unusual trajectory of this inspiring voice: Karsavin started his...
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Volume: 
33
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036468
Publication date: 
January 2013
€110,00
$137.00

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