Exploring the entire history of Russia, from its beginnings up to 1995, this text include coverage of: Muscovite Russia (1480-1598); pre-reform Russia (1801-55); building Stalinism (1929-41); and Perestroika and a new order (1985-95).
Exploring the entire history of Russia, from its beginnings up to 1995, this text include coverage of: Muscovite Russia (1480-1598); pre-reform Russia (1801-55); building Stalinism (1929-41); and Perestroika and a new order (1985-95). The book is intended for general readers interested in European/Russian history; students (school and university); teachers; Russian history specialists and academics in related fields; journalists and authors wanting an accessible overview; travellers to Russia; government agencies; and school, public, and institutional libraries.
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Gregory L. Freeze is a Fellow at Harvard University's Davis Center for Russian Studies as well as the Victor and Gwendolyn Beinfield Professor of History at Brandeis. He lives in Arlington, Massachusetts.
Table of Contents
Editor's Preface. List of Maps. Abbreviations and Acronyms. Note on Transliterations and Dates. 1: Janet Martin: From Kiev to Muscovy: The Beginnings to 1450. 2: Nancy Shields Kollmann: Muscovite Russia 1450-1598. 3: Hans-Joachim Torke: From Muscovy Towards St Petersburg 1598-1689. 4: John T. Alexander: The Petrine Era and After 1682-1740. 5: Gary Marker: The Age of Enlightenment 1740-1801. 6: David L. Ransel: Pre-Reform Russia 1801-55. 7: Gregory L. Freeze: Reform and Counter-Reform 1855-90. 8: Reginald E. Zelnik: Revolutionary Russia 1890-1914. 9: Daniel T. Orlovsky: Russia in War and Revolution 1914-21. 10: William B. Husband: The New Economic Policy and the Revolutionary Experiment 1921-9. 11: Lewis Siegelbaum: Building Stalinism 1929-41. 12: William C. Fuller Jr: The Great Fatherland, War, and Late Stalinism 1941-53. 13: Gregory L. Freeze: From Stalinism to Stagnation 1953-85. 14: Martin McCauley: From Perestroika Towards a New Order 1985-95. Chronology. Further Reading. List of Contributors. Glossary. Index
Russia: A History by Edited by Gregory L. Freeze
Edited by Gregory L. Freeze
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