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Catherine the Great : a short history

Author: Isabel de Madariaga
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Biographies
Named Person: Catherine, Empress of Russia; Catherine, impératrice de Russie; Catherine, Empress of Russia; Zarin II ) Katharina (Russland
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Isabel de Madariaga
ISBN: 0300048459 9780300048452
OCLC Number: 22114110
Description: viii, 240 pages, [10] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Catherine seizes power in the Russian empire --
Russian society in 1762 --
Catherine's first years --
The first Turkish War --
The crisis of the 1770s --
The reform of local administration and of the legal system --
The armed neutrality and the annexation of Crimea --
Catherine's influence on Russian cultural life --
Catherine's educational policy --
Catherine's social policy --
How Catherine governed --
How the people lived --
The war with Turkey and Sweden, and the destruction of Poland --
Catherine's economic policy --
Catherine and the French Revolution --
Catherine as woman and ruler --
Bibliographical note --
Glossary --
Weights and measures --
Genealogical table --
Administrative charts --
Maps --
Index.
Responsibility: Isabel De Madariaga.

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