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Finland survived

Max Jakobson

Finland survived

an account of the Finnish-Soviet winter war, 1939-1940

by Max Jakobson

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Published by Otava Pub. Co. in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Russo-Finnish War, 1939-1940 -- Diplomatic history.,
    • Finland -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Finland.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMax Jakobson.
      ContributionsJakobson, Max.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDL1098 .J34 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 281 p. :
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2637055M
      ISBN 100951080601
      LC Control Number85211502
      OCLC/WorldCa15696001

      Finnish Lessons is a first-hand, comprehensive account of how Finland built a world-class education system during the past three decades. The author traces the evolution of education policies in Finland and highlights how they differ from the United States and other industrialized countries. He shows how rather than relying on competition, choice, and external testing of students, education 4/5(2).   Finland is often considered to be a nation of introverts, and the Finns are usually the first to make fun of themselves about it. An introverted Finn looks at his shoes when talking to you, goes a popular Finnish joke. An extroverted Finn looks at your shoes.” But you don't need to be from The Land of the Midnight Sun to appreciate Finnish Nightmares, a funny series of comics created by Author: Giedrė Vaičiulaitytė.

        Connecting people 5 February Teknologiakylä, Oulu While an old dairy would seem an unsuitable location for a numer of high-tech startups it really wasn't if one thought of predecessors. One hundred and fifty years ago it had been tar, .   When close to half a million Soviet troops poured into Finland in it was expected that Finnish defenses would collapse in a matter of weeks. But they held firm. The Finns not only survived the initial attacks but succeeded in inflicting devastating casualties before superior Russian numbers eventually forced a peace : Bloomsbury Publishing.

      Brilliant book, amazing format, art and photos; if you enjoy Tom of Finland this book will bring lasting enjoyment to your collection. I've been wanting to buy this book but its price always stoped me. Now that I found it for even less than half the price I am really excited to add it to my Size: KB. I survived book set. Condition is Very Good. Shipped with USPS Priority Rating: % positive.


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Editorial Reviews "This book focuses on the Winter War between the Soviet Union and neighboring Finland. The Hundred Day Winter War is a military history focusing on the phenomenon called war and its influence on international politics, as well as on the experiences of the people who participated in the war."--European History QuarterlyBrand: University Press of Kansas.

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