They changed the history: 125 natives of the Southern Bessarabia

Affiliation  Izmail State University of Humanities, Izmail, Ukraine


The Encyclopedia Herald of Ukraine
Year: 2019
Volume: 11
Pages: 4046


Abstract: During the interstate scholarly project “Ukraine and Moldova: common historical memory, lessons and perspectives”, the materials about the prominent personalities of science, culture and politics born in Southern Bessarabia was collected by the scientists from Ukraine, Moldova, Bulgaria. As a result, it was prepared and published a bilingual (Ukrainian – English) encyclopedic dictionary based on these collected materials. The encyclopedic dictionary is a unique example of cooperation between the scientists from several countries. It aims to stimulate a sense of pride among the younger generation, as well as to introduce people of different countries to our famous countrymen. This article provides background information on how to prepare this encyclopedic dictionary and highlights its content.

Keywords: encyclopedic dictionary, Southern Bessarabia, politicians, mili­tary, scientists, writers, artists.


REFERENCE

Tsyganenko, L. & Mustyatse, S. (Eds.). (2019). They changed history (125 natives of South Bessarabia): Encyclopedic Dictionary. Izmail, Chișinău [in Ukrainian].


Lilia Tsyganenko. (2019). "They changed the history: 125 natives of the Southern Bessarabia". The Encyclopedia Herald of Ukraine. Retrieved 2020-01-23 from http://evu.encyclopedia.kiev.ua/en/vol-11/they-changed-the-history-125-natives-of-the-southern-bessarabia/.

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