Russia And The Golden Horde / Edition 1

Russia And The Golden Horde / Edition 1

by Charles Halperin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0253204453

ISBN-13: 9780253204455

Pub. Date: 07/01/1987

Publisher: Indiana University Press

"... an imaginative and dispassionate re-examination of the significance of the Mongol Conquest and its aftermath for Russia’s historical development." —Slavic Review

"On all counts Russia and the Golden Horde infuses the subject with fresh insights and interpretations." —History

"Combining rigorous analysis of the major scholarly findings with

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"... an imaginative and dispassionate re-examination of the significance of the Mongol Conquest and its aftermath for Russia’s historical development." —Slavic Review

"On all counts Russia and the Golden Horde infuses the subject with fresh insights and interpretations." —History

"Combining rigorous analysis of the major scholarly findings with his own research, Halperin has produced both a much-needed synthesis and an important original work." —Library Journal

"Halperin’s new book combines sound scholarship and a flair for storytelling that should help publicize this all too unfamiliar tale in the West." —Virginia Quarterly Review

"It is a seminal work that will be repeatedly cited in the future... " —The Historian

"... ingenious and highly articulate... " —Russian Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253204455
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
07/01/1987
Edition description:
First Midland Book Edition
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
565,503
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments

I The Medieval Ethno-Religious Frontier
II Kievan Rus’ and the Steppe
III The Mongol Empire and the Golden Horde
IV The Mongol Administration of Russia
V The Mongol Role in Russian Politics
VI The Russian "Theory" of Mongol Rule
VII Economic and Demographic Consequences
VIII The Mongols and the Muscovite Autocracy
IX The Mongols and Russian Society
X Cultural Life
XI Conclusion

Notes
Bibliography
Index

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