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The Resource Russia's steppe frontier : the making of a colonial empire, 1500-1800, Michael Khodarkovsky

Russia's steppe frontier : the making of a colonial empire, 1500-1800, Michael Khodarkovsky

Label
Russia's steppe frontier : the making of a colonial empire, 1500-1800
Title
Russia's steppe frontier
Title remainder
the making of a colonial empire, 1500-1800
Statement of responsibility
Michael Khodarkovsky
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"" ... A tremendously important contribution to the field of Russian history and the comparative study of empires and frontiers. There is no comparable work in any language ... The book presents an intricate and gripping narrative of a vast sweep of histories, weaving them together into a comprehensive and comprehensible chronology.""--Valerie KivelsonFrom the time of the decline of the Mongol Golden Horde to the end of the 18th century, the Russian government expanded its influence and power throughout its southern borderlands. The process of incorporating these lands and peoples into the Russ
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khodarkovsky, Michael
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Indiana-Michigan series in Russian and East European studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Russia
  • Russia
  • Russia
  • Russia
  • Russia
  • Imperialism
  • Impérialisme
  • Russie
  • Russie
  • Russie
  • Russie
  • Russie
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Boundaries
  • Imperialism
  • Territorial expansion
  • Russia
  • Expansie (macht)
  • Imperialisme
  • Grensgebieden
  • Grenzpolitik
  • Territorialpolitik
  • Kolonialismus
  • Imperialismus
  • Russland
  • Russland
Label
Russia's steppe frontier : the making of a colonial empire, 1500-1800, Michael Khodarkovsky
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-281) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Sociology of the frontier, or why peace was impossible -- Social and political organization in the Steppe -- Raiding and warfare -- Captives and slaves -- Trade and economy -- A Khan, or a search for central authority -- Religion -- Ideology through diplomacy -- 2. Frontier concepts and policies in Muscovy -- The frontier -- Shert': a peace treaty or an oath of allegiance? -- Amanat: hostages of sorts -- Yasak: tribute or trade? -- Presents and payments: bestowed or extorted? -- Translating or colonizing? -- 3. Taming the "Wild Steppe," 1480-1600s -- Moscow and the great horde: The "Ugra Standoff" reconsidered -- The End of the golden horde, 1481-1502: On to Kazan -- The end of the Crimean-Muscovite Alliance -- The Nogays and Kazan, 1530s-1550s: Kazan Annexed -- The Nogays and Astrakhan, 1550s -- The Astrakhan Campaign of 1569 -- Containing the Nogays, 1577-1582 -- Debilitating the Nogays, 1582-1600 -- 4. From Steppe Frontier to Imperial Borderlands, 1600-1800 -- The Nogays -- New Strategies -- The Kalmyks -- The Kazakhs -- 5. Concepts and policies in the Imperial Borderlands 1690s-1800 -- Representations -- Non-Christians into Russian Orthodox -- Migration of the native elite and commoners -- Colonial contest I: law and administration -- Colonial contest II: land
Control code
ocn606682307
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253108777
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gjx12
Publisher number
MWT11539431
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606682307
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Russia's steppe frontier : the making of a colonial empire, 1500-1800, Michael Khodarkovsky
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-281) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Sociology of the frontier, or why peace was impossible -- Social and political organization in the Steppe -- Raiding and warfare -- Captives and slaves -- Trade and economy -- A Khan, or a search for central authority -- Religion -- Ideology through diplomacy -- 2. Frontier concepts and policies in Muscovy -- The frontier -- Shert': a peace treaty or an oath of allegiance? -- Amanat: hostages of sorts -- Yasak: tribute or trade? -- Presents and payments: bestowed or extorted? -- Translating or colonizing? -- 3. Taming the "Wild Steppe," 1480-1600s -- Moscow and the great horde: The "Ugra Standoff" reconsidered -- The End of the golden horde, 1481-1502: On to Kazan -- The end of the Crimean-Muscovite Alliance -- The Nogays and Kazan, 1530s-1550s: Kazan Annexed -- The Nogays and Astrakhan, 1550s -- The Astrakhan Campaign of 1569 -- Containing the Nogays, 1577-1582 -- Debilitating the Nogays, 1582-1600 -- 4. From Steppe Frontier to Imperial Borderlands, 1600-1800 -- The Nogays -- New Strategies -- The Kalmyks -- The Kazakhs -- 5. Concepts and policies in the Imperial Borderlands 1690s-1800 -- Representations -- Non-Christians into Russian Orthodox -- Migration of the native elite and commoners -- Colonial contest I: law and administration -- Colonial contest II: land
Control code
ocn606682307
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253108777
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gjx12
Publisher number
MWT11539431
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)606682307
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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