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Volume 11. Oleksandr Ishchuk. Youth Organizations Within the OUN (1939-1955)

Editor in Chief P.J. Potichnyj
Editor L. Lun'o
Sponsors Ms. Luba Lewycka from Montreal QB Canada
Publication Year 2011
ISBN (Canada) 978-1-897431-37-5
ISBN (Ukraine) 978-966-2105-37-7
Pages Count 944
Hard copy price $35 USD
Summary

The monograph examines in detail the organizational structure of the OUN Youth (Yunatstvo OUN, 1939-1955), its basic tasks, inventory of activity, composition and numbers, dynamics of development, role in nurturing conscious citizens of Ukraine and the contribution to motivating a more active liberation movement. The book reviews the methods and basic forms of activity and the importance of youth publications as a form of education for the OUN Youth. It also explains the reasons for the liquidation of the OUN Youth structures by the Soviet police organs in the mid 1940-50s. Toronto-Lviv, 2011. Hardcover: 944 pp. Illustrations. This volume was funded by Ms. LUBA LEVYTSKA from Montreal, Canada.