Rauch, Georg Von
Title The Baltic States Estonia Latvia Lithuania The Years of Independence 1917-1940
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good +
Publisher Berkeley University of California Press 1974
Seller ID 002581
265pp. Bibliography, Index. Originaly published as "Geschihte der baltischen Staten" "The author opens with the historical background to the three nation's independence --- then he discusses the problems which beset them as newly independent states --- there follow widely-ranging sections on the 1920s and 1930s --- then follows the last phase of independence under threat from Nazi Germany and Soviet Russia --- the final episode, in 1940 - 1 the supression by the Soviet government -" whose cruelty and cynicism the author notes.
Baltic States Independence History