The Transfigured Kingdom

The Transfigured Kingdom

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In this richly comparative analysis of late Muscovite and early Imperial court culture, Ernest A. Zitser provides a corrective to the secular bias of the scholarly literature about the reforms of Peter the Great. Zitser demonstrates that the tsar's supposedly "secularizing" reforms rested on a fundamentally religious conception of his personal political mission. In particular, Zitser shows that the carnivalesque (and often obscene) activities of the so-called Most… (more)


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Publisher: Cornell University Press (May 16, 2017)

Collection: Studies of the Harriman Institute

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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