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MAP: Russia in Europe: 1845 (2 sheets)

By: N/A

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: X10

Condition: Black and white maps, printed on 18x24” on quality cream-colored paper folded to approximately 9x12”, Map, Reproduction map of original


A pleasing example of German cartography, this 2-sheet map encompasses all of 19th century European Russia. Provinces are identified, as well as many small towns and villages. First issued by Adolph Stieler, this is one of the most useful 19th century maps of the area that we've seen.Black and white maps, printed on 18x24” on quality cream-colored paper folded to approximately 9x12”, Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

MAP: The Russian Baltic Provinces: 1914

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: M38

Condition: Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original


Drawn by the cartographer G. Peltier, this unusual map was first published as a supplement to the French newsmagazine L’Illustration in 1914 to illustrate the eastern theatre of war. It shows the Baltic area - present day Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, northeast Poland (north of Lodz and east of Thorn and Danzig) and Belarus - in extraordinary detail, identifying small towns and villages, railroads, rivers and their tributaries. The text and legend are in French.Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of o... View more info

MAP: West Russia: 1835

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: M29

Condition: Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original


Issued in London by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, this J. & C. Walker map was adapted in 1835 from Fallon's Imperial Atlas of Russia. It shows the Grodno - Minsk - Vilna - Volhynia - Moghilev areas in fine detail, along with parts of neighboring areas, all formerly part of the Kingdom of Poland.Black and white map, printed on 18x24” cream-colored paper, folded to approximately 9x12.” Reproduction map of original., Map, Reproduction map of original View more info

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Russian Cookbook

By: Kyra Petrovskaya

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 273296

ISBN: 0486273296

Condition: 224 pages, 5 1/4 x 8 1/2, paperback, Dover Publications


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A History of Russia

By: Roger Bartlett

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: September, 2005

Seller ID: 63263X

ISBN: 033363263X

Condition: 336 pages, hardback, Palgrave Macmillan


Roger Bartlett traces the history of Russia from its beginnings to the present. While offering a broad perspective on Russia's historical development, Bartlett also focuses on Russia's role as multiethnic state and empire, the place of the majority peasant population in the Russian/Soviet polity, and the development of Russian and Soviet society and culture. It is the perfect introduction for anyone interested in the complex and fascinating country's history.About AuthorRoger Bartlett is a professor emeritus of Russian history, School of Slavonic and East European Studies, U... View more info

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Russian Picture Word Book

By: Svetlana Rogers, Barbara Steadman

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 426718

ISBN: 0486426718

Condition: 32 pages, 8 1/4 x 11, paperback, Dover Publications


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Days of A Russian Noblewoman: The Memories of Anna Labzina, 1758-1821

By: translated and edited by Gary Marker and Rachel May.

Price: $12.96

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press: c2001

Seller ID: 805892

ISBN: 0875805892

Condition: 208 pages, index, paperback, Northern Illinois University Press


Providing a unique glimpse into the domestic life of Russia's nobility in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, Days of a Russian Noblewoman combines a rare memoir and a diary, now translated into English for the first time. Anna Labzina was relatively well educated by the standards of her day, and she traveled widely through the Russian empire. Yet, unlike most writers of her time, she writes primarily as a dutiful, if inwardly rebellious, daughter and wife, reflecting on the onerous roles assigned to women in a male-centered society.Labzina was married young to Alexander Ka... View more info