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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One might be puzzled to hear supporters of PiS argue that certain topics have been obscured or concealed in the Third Polish Republic--topics such as the Warsaw Uprising, the Wolyn massacre, or the courage of those Catholic Poles who risked so much to save Jews during World War II.
Born in Wolyn, East Poland, in 1921, Janina was moved to Siberia with her mother at just 19 following Nazi occupation.
Wolyn we krwi 1943 [The Bloodlands of Volhynia: 1943], by Joanna Wieliczko-Szarkowa.
In a conference hosted by the Wolyn Jews' Memorial Hall in Givatayim, Professor and former Defense Minister Moshe Arens is slated to deliver remarks on Frenkel, whose story is documented in Arens' book "Flags Over the Warsaw Ghetto."
Podole i Wolyn: szkice etnograficzne; Warszawa: Wydawnictwo UW, Poland; 2003.
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.
As a person who has struggled with infertility and now as a mother, I wish there was more effort in placing the unwanted embryos up for "adoption." Kathy Wolyn Rye, Colo.
Reports have shown that vigorous fern growth in the summer has a positive influence on asparagus spear yield in the following spring (Ellison et al., 1960; Moon, 1976; Wolyn, 1993).