Land of the firebird: the beauty of old Russia

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Simon and Schuster, 1980 - Art - 493 pages
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Details the history of Russia from the religious revolution of 987 to the political revolution of 1917, graphically describing Russia's political and cultural environments under Ivan the Terrible, Peter the Great, and Catherine the Great

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This book was my textbook in my first Russian (history) class ever, and it is, without a doubt, part of the reason that I continued to pursue Russian as a field of study. A wonderful and engaging story of Russian history with a peppering of folktales and beautiful imagery. Read full review

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This book was my textbook in my first Russian (history) class ever, and it is, without a doubt, part of the reason that I continued to pursue Russian as a field of study. A wonderful and engaging story of Russian history with a peppering of folktales and beautiful imagery. Read full review

Contents

Note on Style
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Introduction
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Fable of the Firebird
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