The Russian Conquest of Central Asia
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The Russian Conquest of Central Asia

Alexander Morrison The Russian conquest of Central Asia was perhaps the nineteenth century’s most dramatic and successful example of European imperial expansion, adding 1.5 million square miles and at least 6 million people – most of them Muslims – to the Tsar’s domains. Alexander Morrison provides the first comprehensive military and diplomatic history of the conquest to be published for over a hundred years....

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Online Primary Sources
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Online Primary Sources

The Online Primary Sources database is curated by the french Centre for Russian, Caucasian and Central European Studies (CERCEC), a CNRS-EHESS joint research unit. link: https://onlineprimarysources.cercec.fr/

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Journey into the Land of the Zeks and Back
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Journey into the Land of the Zeks and Back

A Memoir of the Gulag Julius Margolin, Translated by Stefani Hoffman, Foreword by Timothy Snyder, and Introduction by Katherine R. Jolluck The first full English translation of a masterful Gulag memoir that preceded Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s The Gulag Archipelago by decades. An established classic in the Russian-speaking world that influenced the writing of Gulag memoirs after its first publication in French in 1949 and in...

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Chair of Ukrainian Studies
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Chair of Ukrainian Studies

1th Annual Danyliw Research Seminar on Contemporary Ukraine Chair of Ukrainian Studies, University of Ottawa, 22-24 October 2015 www.danyliw.com http://socialsciences.uottawa.ca/ukraine/ CALL FOR PAPER PROPOSALS The proposal deadline is 30 June 2015 The Chair of Ukrainian Studies, with the support of the Wolodymyr George Danyliw Foundation, will be holding the 11th Annual Danyliw Research Seminar on Contemporary Ukraine at the...

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