Eastern Europe: Early 20th Century to Present
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Wars, decades of communist/socialist regimes, and ongoing nation-state building characterize the twentieth century in Eastern Europe. These events and processes have deeply affected the people as well as the collection and maintenance of public records and their comparability over time. During the tw…

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Trix, Frances, “Eastern Europe: Early 20th Century to Present”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 17 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0034>
First published online: 2009

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