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Published: 11 February 2021

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780198784821

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A History of Wine in the Lands of Tsar and Commissar

Stephen V. Bittner

  • The first history of Russian and Soviet viniculture, winemaking, and wine in any language.
  • Tells the story of wine over nearly millennia of Russian history, with focus on 19th and 20th centuries.
  • Reorients analyses of Russian and Soviet imperialism toward the realm of consumption.