Russian and Soviet history : from the Time of Troubles to the collapse of the Soviet Union /
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Russian and Soviet history : from the Time of Troubles to the collapse of the Soviet Union /

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Corporate Author: PALCI EBSCO books
Other Authors: Usitalo, Steven A., Whisenhunt, William Benton
Format: Online Book
Language:English
Published: Lanham, Md. : Rowan & Littlefield, [2008]
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: The seventeenth century: The disturbing legacy of the time of troubles / Chester S.L. Dunning
  • The Russian Eighteenth Century: The revolution of Peter the Great / James Cracraft
  • Masks and masquerades at the court of Elizabeth Petrovna (1741-1742) / Jelena Pogosjan
  • Russia's "first" scientist: the (self- )fashioning of Mikhail Lomonosov / Steven A. Usitalo
  • Andrei Bolotov: Portrait of an enlightened seigneur / Colum Leckey
  • Did Catherine the Great and Grigorii Potemkin wed? Some myths, facts, and observations on secret royal marriages / Douglas Smith
  • The Russian Nineteenth Century: The invention of "Russianness" in the late eighteenth-early nineteenth century / Alexander M. Martin
  • Starts and stops: the development of official diplomatic relations between Russia and the United States / William Benton Whisenhunt
  • The Decembrist pavel pestel and the roots of Russian republicanism / Patrick O'Meara
  • Economic backwardness in geographical perspective: Russia's nineteenth century / Susan P. McCaffray
  • The trial of Vera Zasulich / Ana Siljak
  • The Zemstvo in late Imperial Russia: social and political change in the countryside / Thomas E. Porter
  • Soviet Russia: Popular aspirations, the new politics, and the October revolution / Rex A. Wade
  • The Jewish question in the Soviet Union, 1917-1953 / Jeffrey Veidlinger
  • Aviation cinema in Stalin's Russia: conformity, collectivitiy, and the conflict with fascism / Scott W. Palmer
  • Political loyalties in Leningrad during the "Great Patriotic War" / Richard Bidlack
  • Empire besieged: postwar politics (1945-1953) / Kees Boterbloem
  • Khrushchev: the impact of personality on politics / William Taubman
  • Late-Soviet prerequisites for Post-Soviet disasters: reflections / Sergei Arutiunov
  • Gorbachev and the Soviet collapse: stirrings of accountable government? / Martha Merritt.