Accession Number : ADA311536
Title : Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, Country Studies,
Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC FEDERAL RESEARCH DIV
Personal Author(s) : Iwaskiw, Walter R.
PDF Url : ADA311536
Report Date : JAN 1995
Pagination or Media Count : 321
Abstract : Forcibly annexed to the Soviet Union fifty-one years earlier, the Baltic states-Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania- regained independence in 1991 after an abortive coup in Moscow that accelerated the collapse of the Soviet regime. Partial contents on each country include: Country Profile: Historical Setting; Physical Environment; Society; Economy; Government and Politics; Foreign Relations; and National Security.
Descriptors : *POLITICAL SCIENCE, *GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN), *PROFILES, *ESTONIA, *LATVIA, *LITHUANIA, NATIONAL SECURITY, EDUCATION, EMPLOYMENT, ECONOMICS, SOCIETIES, MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN), HEALTH, POPULATION, HISTORY, LANGUAGE, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, CULTURE, LAW ENFORCEMENT, GEOGRAPHY, RELIGION, MASS MEDIA, SOCIAL WELFARE, BALTIC COUNTRIES.
Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE