Eastern Slavs

Some articles on eastern slavs:

Grand Dukes Of Lithuania - Legacy
... of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania played a major role in the division of Eastern Slavs ... After the Mongolian conquest of Rus', Mongols attempted to keep Eastern Slavs unified and succeeded in conquering most of Ruthenian lands ... The subjugation of Eastern Slavs by two powers created substantial differences that persist to this day ...

Famous quotes containing the word eastern:

    Your Beauty, ripe, and calm, and fresh,
    As Eastern Summers are,
    Must now, forsaking Time and Flesh,
    Add light to some small Star.
    Sir William Davenant (1606–1668)