This book is devoted to the life and activities of Osyp Diakiv „Hornovyi”,
one of the leading ideologists of the underground in Ukraine, member of the
OUN Leadership, Vice-Chairman of the General Secretariat of the UHVR,
and Lieutenant Colonel of the UPA responsible for political education. The
main corpus of the book contains his creative heritage and correspondence.
Documents about his schooling, arrest and incarceration by the Soviets, the
circumstances surrounding his death, as well as memoirs of the persons with
whom he worked very closely are also included here. Most of the documents
and materials are being published for the first time. The book presents the
most complete description of the life and activities of O. Diakiv, and highlights
the main ideas of his published works.