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Austrian page in Ukraine’s history. (Quotes from a Yale Professor’s book)

PREVIOUS PART "The lands of the Commonwealth seized by Austria in the partitions of 1772 and...

In 12th century the land is first mentioned as Ukraine. Russia does not exist

For the first time Ukraine was mentioned in the Hypatian Chronicle. Not Little Rus’ or...

A mysterious Trypillya culture in Ukraine was older than the Egyptian one. It constructed...

There was a mysterious culture in Eastern Europe between 5,500 to 2,700 BC which constructed sophisticated, organized, densely-populated settlements...

The most verbose of all the Varangian stones – the Turinge Runestone in Sweden...

" This is a runestone raised in the church of Turinge. It is in sandstone, in...

History of Ukraine as seen by Constantinople Patriarchate

"The Metropolis of Kiev was canonically and historically, since its foundation in the days of the first Kievan Christian princes...

10th century Kiev Easter Egg discovered in Sweden

Glazed ceramic Resurrection eggs. The egg is made of glazed fired clay. It varies in colour...

Russia and Ukraine are locked in a legal dispute over ancient gold, – NBC

"AMSTERDAM — Ukraine and Russia are locked in another heated battle over Crimea. But this dispute is...

Constantinople Patriarchat publishes full version of historic arguments for Ukraine autocephapy

The historical reasons in support of the Ecumenical Patriarchate’s involvement in seeking a canonical resolution to the ecclesiastical...

Anne of Kiev became a Queen of France. By naming her first son and...

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Henry died on 4 August 1060. He is buried in the Basilica of Saint-Denis. Upon his death, Anne became queen regnant for...

Kiev-Pechersk Lavra and central Kiev were blown up by the Soviet sappers

John Steinbeck was deceived – the fact is that Kiev was blown up by the Soviets on September 24-28,...

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