“Some obscure subjects may deserve obscurity, but the history of the Rusyns does not; the ambiguities of their national identity should be of considerable interest to scholars of nationality and immigration… This is a well-presented and balanced study as well as a fascinating one.”
Carol Skalnik Leff, University of Illinois
The new fifth revised edition (2023) has an updated text and statistical data, with several new photographs and new maps added.
This is an invaluable root-seekers guide, expanded to over 1,100 Rusyn villages in Europe. The village list has all variant names and is the best source to find the birthplace of your ancestors.