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This book provides a comprehensive survey of Russia's tragic and glorious history from pre-history through glasnost and the fall of the Soviet Union right up to the present day. The book begins with prehistoric Russia and its nomadic invaders, and covers the rise of Muscovy with its colorful panopaly of rulers from Ivan Moneybags to Ivan the Terrible, despotism of the Romanovs, and the Russian Revolution. Then follows an account of the rise of the Soviet state, its world role and recent changes. The up-to-the-minute conclusion analyzes the Soviet collapse and its devolution into is separate republics, the tragedy of the Chechen War, and Vladimir Putin's election.

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ISBN:
9781566566452
Author:
Neville, Peter
Publisher:
Interlink Books
Illustrator:
Woodroffe, David
Subject:
History
Subject:
Soviet Union
Subject:
Russia
Subject:
Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Subject:
Special Interest - General
Subject:
Soviet Union History.
Subject:
Soviet Union Description and travel.
Subject:
Travel-Russia
Copyright:
Edition Number:
5
Edition Description:
Revised & Updat
Series:
Traveller's History of Russia
Publication Date:
20111031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
331
Dimensions:
7.74x5.14x.85 in. .86 lbs.

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