From Tsars to Commissars: Russian Cultural History

HISTORY 276

Medieval origins of the Imperial Russian state, concentrating on the period between the reign of Catherine the Great (1762-1796) and the death of Lenin in 1924. Emphasis on state authority, ruling elites, and the formation of the opposition revolutionary movement leading to the Bolshevik seizure of power in 1917. Instructor: Miller
Curriculum Codes
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • RUSSIAN 276
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Occasionally