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Published: 02 December 2014

360 Pages | 13 black and white images and 2 maps

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198722885

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Enlightened Metropolis

Constructing Imperial Moscow, 1762-1855

Alexander M. Martin

Oxford Studies in Modern European History

  • Adopts a multi-disciplinary approach - political, cultural, social, and spacia history - to illuminate Russian development
  • Offers a comparative perspective and helps readers understand how Russia fits into the wider European context
  • Provides historical context for analogous developments in post-communist Moscow by studying how Moscow was reconstructed and reimagined as a Western city in the 18th-19th century