In Uzhgorod, all cities and villages of Transcarpathia in one book will be presented
On Tuesday, August 12, at 12.00, in Uzhgorod Press Club, there will be the presentation of the book "Municipalities and districts of Transcarpathia: History gazetteer"
Such publication is first in the history of Transcarpathia and one of the first among the other regions of Ukraine.
The participants of the press conference:
Serhiy Fedaka, the author of the gazetteer,
Mykhailo Delehan, the head of the Transcarpathian National Union of Ethnographers of Ukraine.
The History gazetteer provides a summary of all 607 modern settlements of Transcarpathia, as well as all 13 administrative districts of the region. It indicates the administrative-territorial belonging of each locality, provides its geographical characteristics, archaeological background, the date of the foundation or the first written mention, the course of historical events, describes architectural and other cultural attractions, outlines the current state of affairs.