A monastery once located near Berestechko was razed by the Soviet army. From 1795 until the Russian Revolution of 1917 Berestechko was part of the Russian Empire; from 1921 to 1939 it was part of Poland. Since 1939 onward it has been part first of Ukrainian SSR and then independent Ukraine.
Selected poetry by Lina Kostenko in bilingual Ukrainian-English edition: "Landscapes of Memory: The Selected Later Poetry of Lina Kostenko"
Nov 17, 2002; Ukrainian Weekly, The 11-17-2002 STATE COLLEGE. Pa. - "Landscapes of Memory: The Selected Later Poetry ofLina Kostenko," has come...