Along Ukraine’s River: A Social and Environmental History of the Dnipro

February 28, 2018

The River Dnipro (formerly better known by the Russian name of Dnieper) is intimately linked to the history and identity of Ukraine. In the book, Roman Adrian Cybriwsky, professor of geography and urban studies at Temple University, discusses the history of the river, from when it was formed and its many uses and modifications by human agencies from ancient times to the present.