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Between clan and crown : the struggle to define noble property rights in Imperial Russia / Lee A. Farrow.

Author/Creator:
Farrow, Lee A., 1966-
Publication:
Newark [Del.] : University of Delaware Press, c2004.
Format/Description:
Book
255 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Real property -- Russia -- History.
Inheritance and succession -- Russia -- History.
Nobility -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Russia -- History.
Contents:
Property and inheritance laws in the Muscovite period
The petrine revolution
"Everyone sees the world from his own bell tower": the law of single inheritance and its repeal
Fool's gold : property legislation under Catherine II
Women, inheritance, and the boundaries of kinship
The best laid plans : the problem of the childless landowner
The long arm of the law : redemption and confiscation
The many dimensions of noble insecurity.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-251) and index.
ISBN:
0874138876 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
54929491