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By Martyn Housden, David J. Smith

The years from 1918 to 1945 stay vital to eu historical past. It was once a breath-taking time within which the superior and extremely worst attributes of Mankind have been on exhibit. within the euphoria of peace which the top of the 1st global struggle, the Baltic States emerged as self sufficient forces at the global level, partaking in exciting experiments in nationwide and transnational governance. Later, following financial cave in and within the face of emerging totalitarianism between even Europe's such a lot cultured countries, Baltic groups succumbed to nationalism too. in the course of wartime, Baltic peoples turned either sufferers and, occasionally, victimisers. eventually their victimhood lasted until eventually the top of the chilly warfare, yielding outcomes nonetheless discernible at the beginning of the 21st century. Taking the interval 1918 to 1945 as pivotal, this choice of essays examines a few of the key issues in Baltic background as they're rising this present day. those comprise appreciations of identification, autonomy and the rights of nationwide minorities; the standard and social foundations of overseas defense; and the significance of ancient reminiscence to renowned and political identities.

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For the text of the ukaz, promulgated in August 1827, see Samling (1831), pp. 207–09. G. Schybergson, 1897, passim; Nesemann, 2009a, passim, and 2009b, passim. 28 Frank Nesemann 52. Zakrevskii mentioned this in a report for Nicholas I in which he explained and justified his position in the current conflict with the Finnish Senate; on 9 May 1825, the Senate had sent the tsar a harsh complaint about the governorgeneral‟s actions―Zakrevskii to Nicholas I, in: RGIA (cf. 35 (ed. khr. 35), fol. 14 (KA, NL MF 7).

23. Maksimaitis, 1996, p. 190. 24. Quoted from: Sirutavičius, 1996, p. 272. 25. Herbaczewski, 1905, p. 11; Herbaczewski, 1907, p. 155. 26. Futurus [K. Skirmunt], 1907, p. 33. 27. Herbaczewski, 1905, 11; Sirutavičius, 1996, pp. 278–79. The “Old” and “New” Lithuanians 45 28. Herbaczewski, 1905, pp. 18–19; Herbaczewski, 1907; Herbačevskis, 1919, p. 10; Sirutavičius, 1996, p. 283. 29. Futurus [K. Skirmunt], 1906, p. 8. 30. Ibid, p. 14. 31. Ibid, p. 7. 32. Herbaczewski, 1905, p. 29. 33. Skirmuntaitė, 1913.

272. 25. Herbaczewski, 1905, p. 11; Herbaczewski, 1907, p. 155. 26. Futurus [K. Skirmunt], 1907, p. 33. 27. Herbaczewski, 1905, 11; Sirutavičius, 1996, pp. 278–79. The “Old” and “New” Lithuanians 45 28. Herbaczewski, 1905, pp. 18–19; Herbaczewski, 1907; Herbačevskis, 1919, p. 10; Sirutavičius, 1996, p. 283. 29. Futurus [K. Skirmunt], 1906, p. 8. 30. Ibid, p. 14. 31. Ibid, p. 7. 32. Herbaczewski, 1905, p. 29. 33. Skirmuntaitė, 1913. 34. Bičiūnas, 1933, p. 28. As J. Sawickis shows, in 1927 Römer referred to himself in official documents as a Lithuanian pole (Polak litewski): Sawicki,1998, p.

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