Russia's American Colony

Russia's American Colony

by S. Frederick Starr
     
 

American, Canadian, and Soviet scholars gathered in Sitka under the auspices of the Kenan Institute to review and reinterpret the history of tsarist Russia's colonial outpost in Alaska. The result is this comprehensive examination of that history, which goes beyond the traditional concentration on political and diplomatic history by treating the economy, society,

Overview

American, Canadian, and Soviet scholars gathered in Sitka under the auspices of the Kenan Institute to review and reinterpret the history of tsarist Russia's colonial outpost in Alaska. The result is this comprehensive examination of that history, which goes beyond the traditional concentration on political and diplomatic history by treating the economy, society, and culture of Alaska during the Russian period.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822306887
Publisher:
Duke University Press
Publication date:
06/28/1987
Pages:
436
Product dimensions:
6.64(w) x 8.92(h) x 1.40(d)
Lexile:
1630L (what's this?)

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