Historical Atlas


Ukraine's past lends itself to diverse studies, from dynastic marriage in the Middle Ages to the Great Ukrainian Famine of 1932-33.

The Great Famine

The Ukrainian Famine of 1932-33, also known as the Holodomor (“death by starvation”), is considered in Ukraine and beyond to be a genocide. Spatial analysis helps us to study the nuances of this tragedy, from microregional variations in deaths to the impact of variables such as population density and farming practices.

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Great Famine - Procurement
Rus' Genealogy

Rus' Genealogy Project

Tracing royal marriages offers a new way to study the relations between Kyivan Rus' and the kingdoms and principalities of Medieval Europe.

Historic Podillya

Historic Podillya

Ukraine's moving frontier and its relationship with the steppe are at the heart of this historical examination of one of Ukraine’s lesser known regions.