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Catherine the Great

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Catherine the Great by Simon Dixon
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Catherine the Great had an extraordinary life - a minor German princeling rising by her wits (and the deposition and murder of her husband) to rule the Russian empire for over 30 years. This study explores what Catherine did with her power and just how much of it she could command. The work thus analyzes the inter-relationships of consensus and control and the interaction of the nobility and bureaucracy in 18th- century Russia, but also illuminates the nature of authority in Europe of "Enlightened Absolutism".

Author Biography

Simon Disxon is Professor Modern History at the University of Leeds in 1999. He is the author of "The Moderisation of Russia, 1876-1825 "(1999).
Release date NZ
November 9th, 2001
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
208
Dimensions
157x236x12
ISBN-13
9780582098039
Product ID
2059728

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