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making of Russia.

Joan Thomson Charnock

making of Russia.

by Joan Thomson Charnock

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soviet Union,
  • Soviet Union -- History

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 132 p. :
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16675199M

    Russian History The history of Russia begins with that of the Eastern Slavs and the Finno-Ugric peoples. Various states have existed in this region, including the Garðaríki ("the realm of towns"), Kievan Rus', Muscovy, Russia, the Russian Empire, the Soviet Union, and the Russian Federation. The history of Russia begins with the histories of the East Slavs. The traditional start-date of specifically Russian history is the establishment of the Rus' state in the north in ruled by Vikings. Staraya Ladoga and Novgorod became the first major cities of the new union of immigrants from Scandinavia with the Slavs and Finno-Ugrians. In Prince Oleg of Novgorod seized Kiev, thereby.

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