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Russia As Empire : Past and Present / Kees Boterbloem.

Author/Creator:
Boterbloem, Kees.
Publication:
London : Reaktion Books, 2020.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (247 p.)
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Subjects:
Russia -- History.
Soviet Union -- History.
Russia (Federation) -- History.
Contents:
Cover
Title Page
Copyright Page
Contents
Preface
1. Empire, Imperial Identity and Colonial Rule: The Russian Case
2. Empire by Design or Accident of History?
3. The Russian Empire in Western Eyes
4. Prehistory and Geography: Rus'
5. The Mongols, Siberia and Asia
6. Moscow's Rise: The Impact of the Byzantine, Polish-Lithuanian and Mongolian Empires on Muscovy
7. Troubles
8. From Mikhail to Peter: Composite Empire and Middle Ground
9. The Waning of the Middle Ground: The Russian, French and British Empires, 1721-1853
10. Indirect and Direct Rule: The Russian and British Empires in Asia, 1853-1907
11. Multinational Empires: Russia and Austria-Hungary, 1853-1917
12. The Soviet Union as Empire, 1917-91
13. Since 1991: Russkii or Rossiiskii?
Afterword: Is the Age of Political Empires Over?
References
Bibliography
Acknowledgements
Photo Acknowledgements
Index
Notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on January 21, 2021).
Contributor:
ProQuest ebook central
Other format:
Print version: Boterbloem, Kees Russia As Empire : Past and Present
ISBN:
178914292X
9781789142921
1789142911
9781789142914
Publisher Number:
40030309716
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Restricted for use by site license.