Russia under the old regime

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Scribner, 1974 - History - 360 pages
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User Review  - motorbike - LibraryThing

This book is a good example of scientific historical analysis. Pipes starts with a debatable proposition and proceeds to identify and examine all the facts and relationships to support his proposition ... Read full review

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Hard to deal with the conservative commentary, but once you do, this is actually a pretty good history. I would recommend this to anyone that is willing to read it critically. Read full review


The Genesis of the Patrimonial State in Russia
A The colonization of the VolgaOka region
F Boyars and boyar land

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Richard Pipes, Baird Research Professor of History at Harvard University, is the author of numerous books and essays. In 1981-82 he served as President Reagan's National Security Council adviser on Soviet and East European affairs. He has twice received a Guggenheim Fellowship. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Chesham, New Hampshire.

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