Third Wave: The New Russian Poetry

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Others crossed the European continent and the Atlantic Ocean before they finally arrived in America. There is only a sporadic offering of instruction of the German language as a regular subject and then only in the lower grades. Otherwise, additional resources allocated to health care will be wasted. Traditional Russian folk art often uses elaborate designs on everyday objects. According to the CIA/World Factbook, the Russian language is spoken by about one-fourth (24 percent) of the Ukrainian population, while about one-sixth (17.3 percent) of the Ukrainian population are ethnic Russians.

Pages: 312

Publisher: University of Michigan Press (June 15, 1992)

ISBN: 0472094157

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