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Russia under the Old Regime

Second Edition

Richard Pipes

This study analyzes the evolution of the Russian state from the 9th century to the 1880s, and its unique role in managing Russian society. The development of Russia was different from that of the rest of Europe. The natural poverty of geographical conditions made it extremely difficult to construct an effective regime, and a "patrimonial" state aro...
Publish Date
1997-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
1997-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1974
Goodreads rating
4
ISBN
9780140247688
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
2018-05-18T03:05:39.000Z
Richard Pipes’ book “Russia under the Old Regime” remains a must for everyone trying to understand that important country. A giant of learning. RIP      source