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Peasants in the Promised Land

Canada and the Ukrainians, 1891-1914

by Jaroslav Petryshyn

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Published by J. Lorimer in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Ukrainians -- Canada -- History.,
    • Ukrainians -- Government policy -- Canada -- History.,
    • Canada -- Emigration and immigration -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJaroslav Petryshyn, with L. Dzubak.
      ContributionsDzubak, L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1035.U5 P48 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 265 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2756657M
      ISBN 100888629265, 0888629257
      LC Control Number86110340

      "Promised Land is a great sweeping epic, reminiscent of Leon Uris’ Exodus." —Nelson DeMille, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Cuban Affair Promised Land is the sweeping saga of two brothers and the woman they love, a devastating love triangle set against the tumultuous founding of Israel. The story begins when fourteen-year-old Peter is sent west to America to esc "/5(). The German Peasants' War, Great Peasants' War or Great Peasants' Revolt (German: Deutscher Bauernkrieg) was a widespread popular revolt in some German-speaking areas in Central Europe from to It failed because of intense opposition from the aristocracy, who slaughtered up to , of the , poorly armed peasants and farmers. The survivors were fined and achieved few, if any.

      The promised land: peasant struggles, agrarian reforms, and regional development in a southern Italian community. [Thorkil Ørum] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ;. Overview Manchild in the Promised Land, by Claude Brown, is a slightly fictionalized account of the author’s childhood struggling to survive amidst the violence and poverty of Harlem in the s and book, published in during the civil rights movement, solidified Brown’s place in African-American literature.

      Background. After the emancipation of the serfs in , peasants gained control of about half of the land they had previously cultivated, and began to ask for the redistribution of all land. The Stolypin agricultural reforms between and gave incentives for the creation of large farms, but these ended during World War Russian Provisional Government accomplished little during. Praise for Promised Land: "Promised Land is a book about coming home. Of becoming settled in your spirit and your relationships. With layers of intensity, thanks to international intrigue, moments of legal wrangling, and pages of sweet relationships, this book is rich and complex. A wonderful read." (Cara Putman, author of Flight Risk).


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