Wolyn

Wolyn:

see VolhyniaVolhynia
, Ukr. and Rus. Volyn, Pol. Wołyń, historic region, W Ukraine, around the headstreams of the Pripyat and Western Bug rivers in an area of forests, lakes, and marshlands.
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, Ukraine.
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McBride, who recently earned his doctorate, is working on transforming his dissertation into a book that probes the little-known lives and experiences of ordinary citizens who survived the Holocaust in the Nazi-occupied region of Wolyn in what is now western Ukraine.
But for Dave Wolyn, professor in the Department of Plant Agriculture at the University of Guelph, this weed could germinate a nascent natural rubber industry for southern Ontario.
He was born on August 4, 1918 in Lipniki, Wolyn, Poland, a son of Pawel and Julia (Zarczinska) Bielawski.
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