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History Of Russia Volume 2

History Of Russia Volume 2

Since 1855

By Walter G. Moss

Moss's engaging historical account includes full treatment of politics, economics, foreign affairs and wars, and also of everyday life, women, legal developments, religion, literature, art and popular culture. This fully-revised edition features new text and illustrations.

Paperback, 667 Pages

ISBN:9781843310341

January 2004

£24.99, $39.95

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About This Book

In this fully updated second edition of 'A History of Russia' Vol. II, Walter G. Moss has significantly revised his text and bibliography to reflect new research findings and controversies on numerous subjects. He has also brought the history up-to-date by revising the post-Soviet material, which now covers events from the end of 1991 up to the present day. This new edition retains the features of the successful first edition that have made it a popular choice in universities and colleges throughout the US, Canada and around the world. Moss’s accessible history includes full treatments of politics, economics, foreign affairs and wars, and also of everyday life, women, legal developments, religion, literature, art and popular culture. In addition, it provides many other features that have proven successful with both academics and students, including a well-organized and clearly written text, references to varying historical viewpoints, numerous illustrations and maps that supplement and amplify the text, fully updated bibliographies accompanying each chapter as well as a general bibliography of more comprehensive works, a glossary and a chronology of important events. Moss's 'A History of Russia' will appeal to academics, students and general readers alike.

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Walter G. Moss is Professor of History in the Department of History and Philosophy at Eastern Michigan University.

Series

Anthem Series on Russian

East European and Eurasian Studies

Table of Contents

List of Maps; List of Illustrations; Preface to the Second Edition; A Note to Students; Introduction; Part I. Late Imperial Russia, 1855-1917; Part II. Russia and the Soviet Union, 1917-1991; Part III. Contemporary Russia; General Bibliography; Appendix A: Chronology; Appendix B. Glossary; Appendix C: World Oil Prices; Index

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