The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
the name of the Ukrainians who live on both slopes of the Carpathians within the Ukrainian SSR and partially in Czechoslovakia. Major occupations are mountain livestock raising, farming, horticulture, and forestry.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.