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Russian monarchy eighteenth-century rulers and writers in political dialogue by Cynthia H. Whittaker

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Published by Northern Illinois University Press in DeKalb [Ill.] .
Written in English



  • Russia


  • Monarchy -- Russia -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Russia -- Politics and government -- 1689-1801.,
  • Russia -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementCynthia Hyla Whittaker.
LC ClassificationsJN6540 .W475 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 308 p. :
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3565897M
ISBN 100875803083
LC Control Number2002040951

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