The Petrine Revolution in Russian Culture




The Petrine Revolution In Russian Culture

Pub Date : 2009-06-30 | Author : James CRACRAFT | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780674029965
ISBN 13 : 0674029968

The reforms initiated by Peter the Great transformed Russia not only into a European power, but into a European culture--a shift, argues James Cracraft, that was nothing less than ..


The Petrine Revolution In Russian Architecture

Pub Date : 1988-10-26 | Author : James Cracraft | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 0226116646
ISBN 13 : 9780226116648

In this highly original book James Cracraft provides a major case study of the cultural revolution in Russia initiated by Peter the Great, tsar and first emperor (1682-1725). He re..


The Petrine Revolution In Russian Imagery

Pub Date : 1997-01 | Author : James Cracraft | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0226116654
ISBN 13 : 9780226116655

The second volume of historian James Cracraft's comprehensive study of the cultural revolution engineered in Russia by Peter the Great. Throughout the study, Cracraft explores how ..


The Soviet Union Today

Pub Date : 2014-12-10 | Author : James Cracraft | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226226286
ISBN 13 : 022622628X

This newly revised and expanded second edition of The Soviet Union Today provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary Soviet reality. Written by thirty experts, the book i..


The Revolution Of Peter The Great

Pub Date : 2009-06-30 | Author : James CRACRAFT | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780674029941
ISBN 13 : 0674029941

Many books chronicle the remarkable life of Russian tsar Peter the Great, but none analyze how his famous reforms actually took root and spread in Russia. By century's end, Russia ..



Architectures Of Russian Identity

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : James Cracraft | Publisher : Cornell University Press

ISBN 10 : 0801488281
ISBN 13 : 9780801488283

From the royal pew of Ivan the Terrible, to Catherine the Great's use of landscape, to the struggles between the Orthodox Church and preservationists in post-Soviet Yaroslavl—acr..


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