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An illustrated description of the Russian empire

embracing its geographical features, political divisions, principal cities and towns ... from the latest and the most authentic sources

by Robert Sears

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Published by Hurst in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Sears ; revised by R.S.L. Lewis
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 47257, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 47257
ContributionsLewis, R. S. L.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination8 microfiches (374 fr.)
Number of Pages374
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24633083M
ISBN 100665472579

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Rate it Author: Robert Sears. Full Description: "This volume in the Oxford History of Modern Europe series surveys the development of the Russian empire from the reign of Alexander I to the abdication of Nicholas II.

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Russian Empire offers new perspectives on the strategies of imperial rule pursued by rulers, officials, scholars, and subjects of the Russian empire.

An international team of scholars explores the connections between Russia's expansion over vast territories occupied by people of many ethnicities, religions, and political experiences and the evolution of imperial administration and vision. Sears, Robert, An illustrated description of the Russian empire; embracing its geographical features, political divisions, principal cities and towns manners and customs, historic summary, etc.

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