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"The oldest one in Russia" : the formation of the historiographical image of Valaam Monastery / by Kati Parppei.

Author/Creator:
Parppei, Kati.
Publication:
Leiden, the Netherlands ; Boston : Brill, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 299 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series:
Russian history and culture ; v. 6.
Russian history and culture ; v. 6
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Subjects:
Valaamskiĭ monastyrʹ -- History.
Valaamskiĭ monastyrʹ -- Historiography.
Valaamskiĭ monastyrʹ -- Public opinion.
Romanticism -- Russia -- History.
Nationalism -- Russia -- History.
Historiography -- Political aspects -- Russia -- History.
Ideology -- Russia -- History.
Public opinion -- Russia -- History.
Russia (Federation) -- Church history -- 18th century.
Russia (Federation) -- Church history -- 1801-1917.
Contents:
Premises of success
Quest for the past
"The oldest in Russia"
ideas about the monastery's origins
"The Holy pair": the founder cult of Sergei and German of Valaam
"Spiritual heroes": saintly pantheon of Valaam
"The dishonoured ones": encounters with the West.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9789004202221 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
9004202226 (hbk. : acid-free paper)
OCLC:
709407729