Russian Identities

A Historical Survey
Author(s): 
Riasanovsky, Nicholas V.
ISBN: 
0195156501
Date published: 
October 2005
Hardback
Price: 
£29.99

Investigates the question of Russian identity, spanning a huge territory, many centuries, and a variety of political, social, and economic structures. Its main emphases are on the struggle against the steppe peoples, Orthodox Christianity, autocratic monarchy, and Westernization.