Silver Lands:The chronicles of Carpatho-Ukraine 1919-1939

For centuries, Transcarpathia was isolated politically and culturally from other Ukrainian lands. Following World War I the region experienced a revival of national identity.

In early 1939, as Europe prepared for the next war, the struggle for control of the region escalated. Against a swell of political and military interventions, the republic of Carpatho-Ukraine was born, sowing the seeds for a future independent Ukraine...