2 edition of Russia a century ago found in the catalog.
Russia a century ago
Robert Francis Byrnes
|Statement||[by] Robert F. Byrnes.|
|Series||The Smith history lecture 1965, Smith lecture.|
|LC Classifications||DK189 .B9|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||29|
|LC Control Number||66007729|
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A novel that was forbidden for many years in the Soviet Union, Doctor Zhivago is arguably one of the best works depicting Russia at the start of the twentieth century. The plot follows the life of Yuri Zhivago from his childhood, through the years of the First World War, the Russian.
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A distinguished team of historians has stripped away the propaganda of the /5(2). Yet Anna Karenina is a book that covers much more than one woman's misguided love affair. Tolstoy 's broad canvas is big enough to include insight into happy marriages, adultery, sexuality, country life, politics, masculinity and femininity, individuality, conformity, altruism, love.
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A series of books written by Ingersoll Lockwood over a hundred years ago has the internet in a frenzy. It's not surprising since the story revolves a. But the lessons of a century ago could be very useful for identifying the diseases of modern European society and inoculation for the future.
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This. A hundred years ago, during the space of just a few years, hundreds of thousands of people fled Russia, torn apart by revolutions and the Civil War Author: Oleg Yegorov.
The events of changed the course of history in Russia and indeed the rest of the world. But as these remarkable pictures show, pockets of Russia. Many years ago I read a marvelous collection of Russian short stories that took place in tsarist Russia, before the Revolution.
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You only ever see pictures of times so long ago in black and white in text books and it almost makes you think that the world back then was indeed. the cambridge history of RUSSIA tieth century. It encompasses not only the ethnically Russian part of the country but also the non-Russian peoples of the tsarist and Rare Books Division, New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations 9 Anti-religious poster ‘Religion is.
The shared global leadership between America and Russia ended two decades ago. The 74 year Russian detour into communism can be viewed only as if rapidly retreating in a rear-view mirror. This depends on whether you want to learn about the "Russian soul" of two hundred years ago (Gogol, Pushkin, etc), the Communist/Stalinist period of 20th century, or the recent post-perestroika "wild west" of Putin years.
For Tsarist Russia, you. A century ago, in one of its last acts before the Russian empire collapsed in the revolution, Tsar Nicholas II’s Imperial Senate approved a plan to close a Author: Roland Oliphant. A century ago next year, one of the most extraordinary events in the modern history of Christianity took place there.
In the summer of the Aegean was penetrated not by pleasure-craft, but by. Over the last hundred years, communist regimes engaged in mass murder and repression on an almost unimaginable scale.
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The threat today is no less daunting than those missiles and bombs half a century ago.