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Sunlight at Midnight: St. Petersburg and the Rise of Modern Russia

By: Lincoln, W. Bruce

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Basic Books: 2002

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2283733

ISBN: 0465083242

Condition: Near Fine


First paperback printing. Wrappers just beginning to delaminate along bottom edge, otherwise an excellent copy. 2002 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 418 pp. For Russians, St.Petersburg has embodied power, heroism and fortitude. It has encompassed all the things that the Russians are and that they hope to become. Opulence and artistic brilliance blend with images of suffering on a monumental scale to make up the historic persona the late W. Bruce Lincoln's lavish biography of this mysterious, complex city. Climate and comfort were not what Tsar Peter the Gre... View more info

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The Great Reforms: Autocracy, Bureaucracy, and the Politics of Change in Imperial Russia

By: Lincoln, W. Bruce

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press: 1990

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2283748

ISBN: 0875805493

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing. 1990 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xxi, [1], 281, [1] pp. The Great Reforms of the 1860s marked the broadest attempt at social and economic renovation to occur in Russia between the death of Peter the Great in 1725 and the Revolution of 1905. In just more than a decade, imperial reform acts freed Russia's serfs, restructured her courts, established institutions of local self-government in parts of the empire, altered the constraints that censorship imposed on the press, and transformed Russia's vast serf armed forces into a citizen army in which m... View more info

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Romanovs: Autocrats of All the Russias

By: Lincoln, W. Bruce

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Dial Press: 1981

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2290588

ISBN: 0385271875

Condition: Very Good


1982 3rd printing. Two light 1 inch stains to base of jacket (visible only on reverse), edges lightly foxed. 1981 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 852 pp. 8vo. Includes section of black & white photographs. For three centuries -- beginning with the accession of Mikhail Feodorovich Romanov in 1613 -- the Romanov Dynasty ruled Russia. At its height in the mid-nineteenth century, the empire of the Romanovs comprised more than one sixth of the earth's surface. Its reign ended with the execution of Nicholas II and Alexandra in the early 20th century. Noted Russian scho... View more info

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Nicholas I: Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias

By: Lincoln, W. Bruce

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press: 1989

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2292062

ISBN: 0875805485

Condition: Good


2nd printing. Spine faded, light stain on top edge, edges lightly foxed. 1989 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 424 pp. The most balanced, reliable, and up-to-date treatment of its subject not only in English but in any language.... A thoroughly intelligent and learned investigation and presentation. - American Historical Review View more info