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By Abbott Gleason

ISBN-10: 1405135603

ISBN-13: 9781405135603

This spouse contains 28 essays through overseas students supplying an analytical evaluate of the improvement of Russian historical past from the earliest Slavs via to the current day.

  • Includes essays through either favorite and rising students from Russia, nice Britain, the U.S., and Canada
  • Analyzes the total sweep of Russian historical past from debates over find out how to determine the earliest Slavs, throughout the Yeltsin period, and destiny clients for post-Soviet Russia
  • Offers an in depth evaluation of the medieval interval, faith, tradition, and the reviews of standard humans
  • Offers a balanced evaluate of either conventional and state of the art subject matters, demonstrating the variety and dynamism of the sector

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Curta, Making of the Slavs: History and Archaeology of the Lower Danube Region, c. , “Female Dress and ‘Slavic’ Bow Fibulae in Greece,” Hesperia, 74 (2005), 101–46. V. V. , “Sovremennoe sostoianie problemy etnogeneza slavian,” Slavia Antiqua, 37 (1996), 21–40. P. N. Tret’iakov, U istokov drevnorusskoi narodnosti, Leningrad, 1970. V. D. Baran, Prazhskaia Kultura Podnestrov’ia po Materialam Poselenii u s. Rashkov, Naukova Dumka, Kiev, 1988; see also I. P. Rusanova, “O rannei date pamiatnikov prazhskogo tipa,” in T.

Thus the Slavic Völkerwanderung became the subject of research, together with the search for “the Urheimat of the Slavic nations,” from which this exceptional population explosion would have begun. Various methods and types of evidence have been used to reconstruct these processes; we will examine some briefly below. In an effort to find the Urheimat, attempts have been made to identify Slavicsounding ethnonyms and other words (like river names) mentioned in written sources created in the literate classical world.

P. Rusanova and B. O. Timoschuk, Kodyn, Slavianskie Poseleniia V–VIII vv. na r. Prut. Nauka, Moscow, 1984; V. D. Baran, Prazhskaia Kul tura Podnestrov′ia po Materialam Poselenii u s. Rashkov. Naukova Dumka, Kiev, 1988. V. V. Sedov, Vostochnye Slaviane v VI–XIII vv [Archeologija SSSR XIV]. Nauka, Moscow, 1982, 10–87; M. -C, Éditions errance, Paris, 1999, “96–120; O. M. Prikhodniuk, “Anty i penkovskaia kultura,” in P. P. , Drevnie slaviane i Kievskaia Rus, Naukova Dumka, Kiev, 1989. J. Werner, “Slawische Bugelfibeln des 7.

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