Table of Contents
Foreword - Larissa Zakharova; Foreword - Thomas C. Owen; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. On the Path to Reform; 2. "A Time of External Slavery and Internal Freedom"; 3. A Colossus with Feet of Clay; 4. The End of Serfdom; 5. The Great Reforms: Sources and Consequences; 6. Russia's Economy and Finances after the Emancipation of the Serfs; 7. The Opposition Movement in Post-Reform Russia: From "Thaw" to Regicide; 8. Russia and the World in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century; 9. Under the Banner of Unshakable Autocracy; 10. Nicholas II: A Policy of Contradictions; 11. Opposition and Revolution; 12. On the Eve of Great Changes; Conclusion; Notes; Index.