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Russian Imperial Bureaucracy, 1762-1881
The Russian Imperial Bureaucracy, 1762-1881 dataset is typically used by researchers who are familiar with statistical software programs such as SPSS or SAS. These programs are used to analyze the data and determine statistical patterns. This site provides access to the raw data and documentation which contains information on Russian Adminstrative elites, includes ca. 415 governors: dates of incumbency in different central administrative, territorial, foreign trade, Imperial Court, top Moscow and St. Petersburg posts; dates of attaining each of top four civil and military ranks; dates of birth, death and entrance into civil service.