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Volume 8. Lesia Onyshko. «The Sun Was Smiling at Us through Rusty Bars.» Kateryna Zarytska in the Ukrainian National-Liberation Movement

Editor in Chief P.J. Potichnyj
Sponsors Teodor and Nusia Besh
Publication Year 2007
ISBN (Canada) 978-1-897431-04-7
ISBN (Ukraine) 978-966-2105-04-9
Pages Count 928
Hard Copy Price $35 USD

Based on archival documents and materials, this monograph traces the evolution of Kateryna Zarytska’s national consciousness and worldview, her role in the development of the Ukrainian Red Cross, her activity in the OUN(B) propaganda network, and her duties as the courier of UPA Supreme Commander Roman Shukhevych. This volume also sheds light on her trek throughout various Soviet prisons and labour camps, and her eventual release. Toronto-Lviv, 2007. Hardcover: 928 pp. Illustrations. This book was funded by TEODOR BESZ from Toronto, Canada, in memory of his wife ANNA BESZ nee KOZEREMA.