One of the largest nations in Europe, Ukraine has experienced many tumultuous periods throughout its history. Readers will explore the nation's incredible story, from its earliest settlement more than 40,000 years ago to its recent political upheaval in 2014. They will be immersed in the country's rich culture and traditions, finding out how Ukrainian people live, eat, work, and communicate. They will also tour Ukraine's beautiful natural areas and examine its many native plants and animals.
The fighting poet -- On the steppe -- Beasts, birds, fishes, and forests -- Strife and hope -- Governing a restless nation -- Making a living -- Who are the Ukrainians? -- The rise of the faithful -- A strong spirit -- A warm welcome -- Timeline -- Fast facts
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