Salt and Braided Bread: Ukrainian Life in Canada

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The offering of salt and bread – symbols of the essential of life – is a ritual greeting that Ukrainians extend to guests. This tradition provides the title for an affectionate illustrated portrait of Ukrainian life in Canada . Tracing the historical development of Ukraianian-Canadian society in each region of the country, Jars Balan concentrates on the background forces that have shaped it, while 98 handsome colour photographs present a vivid picture of the community.
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Hardcover Vintage 1984

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Weight800 g
Dimensions30 × 2 × 24 cm

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The offering of salt and bread – symbols of the essential of life – is a ritual greeting that Ukrainians extend to guests. This tradition provides the title for an affectionate illustrated portrait of Ukrainian life in Canada . Tracing the historical development of Ukraianian-Canadian society in each region of the country, Jars Balan concentrates on the background forces that have shaped it, while 98 handsome colour photographs present a vivid picture of the community.
Softcover Vintage 1984