Sources on the History of the Crimea


Access Crimea. “Travel to Crimea.”

Barker, W. Burckhardt. A Short Historical Account of the Crimea, from the Earliest Ages and during the Russian Occupation. London: Trubner, 1855. Google Book.

BBC. “Ukraine: Crimea Explained in 60 Seconds.” Youtube.

Drummond, Steve. “From Weapons to Fashion, Crimea’s Indelible Mark on History.” NPR. March 3, 2014.

A Lady. The Crimea: Its Towns, Inhabitants, and Social Customs. London: Partridge, 1855. Google Book.

Polifact. “Historical Claim Shows Why Crimea Matters to Russia.” Pundit Fact. March 3, 2014.

Russell, W.H. The War. Volume I. London: Routledge, 1855.

——. The War. Volume II. London: Routledge, 1856.

UN-HABITAT. Housing, Land, and Property in Crimea. Google Book. January 1, 2007.

VOA. “A Brief History of Crimea.” February 27, 2014.—in-brief-/1860431.html

Williams, Bryan Glyn. The Crimean Tartars: The Diaspora Experience and the Forging of a Nation. Boston: Brill, 2001. Via Questia.


Crimea, courtesy of VOA
Crimea, courtesy of VOA

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