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Published: 01 January 1994
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9624-6
... Systfmati( (Onqufst, 1865to1881t The Crimean War at first had the effect of arresting Russian progress in Central Asia, but led, after its disastrous conclusion, to a renewal of interest in this region. For a while, at...
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By Lily Feiler
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379539-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7953-9
... 12. Russian Berlin One's motherland is not the conventionally accepted territory. but the immutability of memory and blood. l n May IS, 1922, Tsvetaeva and Alya arrived in a Berlin that was [t] already the center of a...
Published: 28 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395874-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9587-4
... FIVE ANNE M. LOVELL ELUSIVE TRAVELERS Russian Narcology, Transnational Toxicomanias, and the Great French Ecological Experiment Marseille, the multicultural city whose inhabitants pride them- selves on being ‘‘not French’’ (marseillais pas français) turns...
Published: 05 June 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395409-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9540-9
... peculiarities, the Russian Empire “was made” of the same basic ele- ments as other composite polities of its day and faced similar challenges. It is the arrangement of those “elements” and their specifi c historical and cul- tural contexts that made the Rus sian case so special. Th is explains why Rus...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
... Bathing the Russian Way from Folklore to the Songs of Vladimir Vysotskii In The Russian Primary Chronicle a story is told of St. Andrew’s sojourn among the Slavs in the ninth century. So struck was he by the bathing practices he observed among the early Russians that he set down the...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
... The Russian Primary Chronicle (1040–1118) Anonymous The earliest history of the Kyivan state is contained in the chronicle known as The Tale of Bygone Years (Povest’ vremmenykh let). Originally set down by monks who were among the few who were literate at the time, the chronicle is a...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
... Russian Households [Duke University Press does not hold electronic rights to this material. To view it, please refer to the print version of this title.] [Duke University Press does not hold electronic rights to this material. To view it, please refer to the print version of this title...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-043
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
... The Russian Conquest of the Caucasus (1908) John F. Baddeley John Baddeley (1854–1940) was the son of a British Royal Cavalry o≈cer. He worked as an aide to the Russian ambassador in the United Kingdom and made his first trip to Russia in 1879. The trip proved fateful. He spent much of...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
... Revelations from the Russian Archives Edited by Diane P. Koenker and Ronald D. Bachman These two documents were part of the secret archives of the Central Committee of the Communist Party. In 1991 some seventy million documents became available to researchers both in Russia and the...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-099
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
... Russian Harbin (1998) Elena Taskina Elena Petrovna Taskina was part of the Harbin emigration. Born there in 1927, she left for the Soviet Union in 1954, the year after Stalin’s death. Almost forty years passed between the time she returned to the Soviet Union and the publication of her...
Published: 30 September 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392859-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9285-9
...part one  The First Cold War Violence and Terror in the Mexican and Russian Revolutions friedrich katz A defining characteristic of twentieth-century social revolutions is that they comprise two distinct phases. The first might be called the revolution...
Published: 14 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387992-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8799-2
...gwenn a. miller ‘‘The Perfect Mistress of Russian Economy Sighting the Intimate on a Colonial Alaskan Terrain, 1784–1821 In a remote colonial outpost in the American Northwest, European fur trad- ers and indigenous women lived together with their children in semisub- terranean homes. These...
Published: 09 May 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382881-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8288-1
... =Five = The Category of Grammatical Gender in Russian, Serbo-Croatian, and ~1odern Greek Chaque fait linguistique fait partie d'un ensemble ou tout se tient. [Every linguistic fact is part of a whole in which all parts are interrelatedAntoine...
Published: 20 February 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383482-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8348-2
... Nancy Ries ‘‘Honest Bandits’’ and ‘‘Warped People Russian Narratives about Money, Corruption, and Moral Decay In the 1980s, we started with pluralism, and ended with banditism. —Vitalii Tsepliaev, ‘‘Onward, to the Triumph of Capitalism Perestroika (1986–1991) was an era of fervent...
Published: 25 May 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371953-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7195-3
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396413-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9641-3
...• CHAPTER 5 JULIA P. FRIEDMAN AND ADAM WEINER BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE: HOLY RUS' AND ITS ALTERNATIVES IN RUSSIAN ROCK MUSIC In Hole in Our Soul: The Loss of Beauty and Meaning in American Popular Music, Martha Bayles argues...
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396413-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9641-3
...• CHAPTER 7 CATHARINE THEIMER NEPOMNYASHCHY MARKETS, MIRRORS, AND MAYHEM: ALEKSANDRA MARININA AND THE RISE OF THE NEW RUSSIAN DETEKTIV In the 1985 edition of his book on the history of crime fiction, Bloody Murder, the British detective...
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396413-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9641-3
...• CHAPTER 8 SUSAN LARSEN What is a national cinema if it doesn't have a national audience? - Andrew Rigson, "The Concept of National Cinema" 1 IN SEARCH OF AN AUDIENCE: THE NEW RUSSIAN CINEMA OF RECONCILIATION Whether viewed as...