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Anušauskas, Arvydas, ed. The Anti-Soviet Resistance in the Baltic States. Vilnius: Du Ka, 1999.

Laar, Mart. War in the Woods: Estonia's Struggle for Survival, 1944-1956. Washington: The Compass Press, 1992.

John Hiden, Vahur Made, David J. Smith, eds. The Baltic Question during the Cold War. London: Routledge, 2008.

Hiio, T., M. Maripuu, and I. Paavle. Estonia 1940-1945: reports of the Estonian International Commission for the Investigation of Crimes Against Humanity. Tallinn: Inimsusevastaste Kuritegude Uurimise Eesti Sihtasutus, 2006.

McHugh, James T. and James S. Pacy. Diplomats Without a Country: Baltic Diplomacy, International Law, and the Cold War. Greenwood, 2001.

Mertelsmann, Olaf, ed. The Sovietization of the Baltic States, 1940-1956. Tartu: Tartu University Press, 2003.

Misiunas, Romuald J., and Taagepera, Rein. The Baltic States: Years of Dependence, 1940-1990. Berkeley and Los Angeles, 1993.

Taagepera, Rein. Softening without Liberalization in the Soviet Union: The Case of Jüri Kukk. Lanham: University of America Press, 1984.

Gerner, K. & Hedlund, S. The Baltic States and the end of the Soviet Empire.

Lieven, Anatol. The Baltic Revolution: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and the Path to Independence. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1993.

Taagepera, R. Estonia: Return to Independence. Boulder: Westview, 1993.

Clemens, Walter C. The Baltic Transformed. Rowman & Littlefield, 2001.

Laurisitin, Marju and Peter Vihalemm with Karl Erik Rosengren and Lennart Weibull, eds. Return to the Western World. Cultural and Political Perspectives on the Estonian Post-Communist Transition. Tartu: Tartu University Press, 1999.

Hiden, John and Salmon, Patrick. The Baltic Nations and Europe: Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania in the Twentieth Century. 2nd ed. London: Longman, 1994.

Laar, M. Estonia’s Way. Tallinn: Pegasus, 2006.


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Location:  Northeastern Europe
Capital:  Tallinn
Communist Rule:  1940-1941 / 1944-1991
Status:  Independence restored - 20.08.91
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