Journey for Our Time: The Russian Journals of the Marquis de Custine

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Regnery Gateway, 1987 - History - 373 pages
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Presents the penetrating and timeless observations from the Marquis's 1839 trip to Russia.
 

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Contents

NOTE by translator
3
INTRODUCTION by Walter Bedell Smith 1
23
July 15 1839
32
Petersburg July 10 1839
52
Petersburg July 11 1839Evening
65
THE DEAD SEEMED FREER THAN
79
July 14 1839
93
A PERMANENT CONSPIRACY OF SMILES
116
Petersburg August 21839Midnight
234
Pomerania Post House 18 leagues from
248
THE SUBJUGATION OF THE RUSSIAN
252
ASIA STOMPED THE EARTH AND
260
THE CITADEL OF SPECTERS
272
THE SOUL OF THE KREMLIN
283
SO MUCH GOLD SO MANY DIAMONDS
314
WHEN THE MUZHIKS GET TIPSY
320

HAD A SECRET TO HIDE I WOULD
130
Peterhof July 23 1839
153
Petersburg July 29 1839
173
Petersburg August 1 1839
199
At the Monastery of Troitza 20 leagues
329
Nizhni August 25 1839
334
Berlin early October 1839
341
AM FREE
348

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