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The history of Russia

by Charles E. Ziegler

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Russia,
  • Soviet Union,
  • Russia (Federation)
    • Subjects:
    • Russia -- History,
    • Soviet Union -- History,
    • Russia (Federation) -- History -- 1991-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-224) and index.

      StatementCharles E. Ziegler.
      SeriesThe Greenwood histories of the modern nations,
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK40 .Z54 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 242 p. :
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL37932M
      ISBN 100313303932
      LC Control Number99025509

      Hosking's book is a great one-volume look at Russian history. It begins in the first millennium AD. It continues with Russia's struggles with the Mongols and the Ottoman Empire, and it chronicles the nation's efforts to become a great European power.5/5(5).   That History Book You Are Reading Is Wrong: Russia's Attack on Japan in World War II Matters. With both Russia and Japan increasingly wary .

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      This short history has been compiled from the study of a number of other works, in particular H.A.L. Fisher's "History of Europe", Paul Crowson's "A History of the Russian People", and William L. Langer's "Encyclopaedia of World History”. In it the histories of the other Slav peoples is . About the Book. A History of Russia covers the entire span of the country's history, from ancient times to the post-communist present. Keeping with the hallmark of the text, Riasanovsky and Steinberg examine all aspects of Russia's history--political, international, military, economic, social, and cultural--with a commitment to objectivity, fairness, and balance, and to reflecting recent Pages:


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