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Understanding imperial Russia

Marc Raeff

Understanding imperial Russia

state and society in the old regime

by Marc Raeff

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia
    • Subjects:
    • Russia -- History -- 1613-1917

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMarc Raeff ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer ; foreword by John Keep.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK113 .R3413 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 248 p. :
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3183494M
      ISBN 10023105842X
      LC Control Number83026241

      Book Description: From the eighteenth century until its collapse in , Imperial Russia – as distinct from Muscovite Russia before it and Soviet Russia after it – officially held that the Russian nation consisted of three branches: Great Russian, Little Russian (Ukrainian), and White Russian (Belarusian).   This is not a timid book. Social Identity in Imperial Russia attempts both to synthesize the results of twenty years of social history research and to explain “the relationships between state building, large-scale social structures, and everyday life” (p. x). In its ambitious sweep the book resembles an earlier work of synthesis and interpretation, Marc Raeff’s excellent Understanding Author: Adele Lindenmeyr.

      Paper bookplate with Imperial monogram of Grand Duke Constantine. No. 9. Czar Alexander II. A book from the church library of the Nikolaevsky Palace. A description of the religious service during the coronation of Czar Alexander II on Aug , Published by Holy Sinod (the highest church authority in the Imperial Russia), Moscow, Explore our list of - (Imperial Russia) - History Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.

      Buy Understanding Imperial Russia by Marc Raeff () by (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Paperback.   The End of Imperial Russia presents a distinctly long-term analysis on a subject which, although hugely important, is often found only in the introductions to texts on What happened to the Russian Imperial system that caused it to be swept away? Waldron handles these broader themes with ease and the book makes a helpful addition to any.


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