An introduction, complete in one volume, to the history of russia from medieval times to the fall of khrushchev and beyond a study of the geographical setting in which the russian state grew to its present super-power status is followed by five chapters which discuss the political, social, and economic history of the country, and four final chapters examine respectively the role of the church . Nicholas i (1825-55) nicholas completely lacked his brother's spiritual and intellectual breadth he saw his role simply as one paternal autocrat ruling his people by whatever means were necessary. World art overview • stone age • world literature/music in discussion of art history, the age of modern literature spans ca 1850-present.
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