Exploring Russia's Past Narrative, Sources, Images

ISBN-10: 0130653632
ISBN-13: 9780130653635
Edition: 2006
Authors: David G. Rowley
List price: $95.00
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Book details

List price: $95.00
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 4/21/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

This comprehensive but concise book provides an introductory survey of Russian history that is inclusive in regard to subject, content, and usefulness for learning. Its global perspective views Russia in all its dimensionsas a nation, a civilization, and an empire; looks at all aspects of Russian societypolitics, law, foreign affairs, social status, gender relations, religion, culture, and economy; and examines Russia from the vantage point of world historycontinually situating Russia in the context of trends and developments across the Eurasian content. A well-rounded learning experience features a narrative history as well as an integrated and coherent collection of primary text and visual documents. A consistent chapter format introduces the key theme or an important development that sets the stage for the chapter; offers a concise summary of world trends and a thumbnail sketch of each of the major civilizations of Eurasia and of the countries on Russia's borders; assembles sections on government and foreign affairs, church and culture, the role and status of women, as well as society and economy; and concludes with a consideration of the non-Russian peoples of the empire (or Soviet Union,) and summarizes key developments or anticipates the next period in Russian history. For individuals seeking a brief treatment but a complete understanding of Russian history.

Inner Eurasia before the Slavic Era, Pre-history-500
Origins of an East Slavic Civilization, 500-1000
Kiev Rus, 1000-1237
The Eastern Slavs in the Mongol Empire, 1237-1360
The Rise of Moscow, 1350s-1460s
The Making of the Muscovite State: 1460s-1560s
The Collapse and Recovery of Muscovy, 1560-1620
Muscovite Imperial Expansion, 1620-1700
Russia Becomes a European ldquo;Great Power,rdquo; 1700-1750
Russia in the Age of Enlightenment, 1750-1815
Russia in the Age of Conservatism, 1815-1856

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