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Author Wcislo, Francis William, 1951-

Title Tales of Imperial Russia : the life and times of Sergei Witte, 1849-1915 / by Francis W. Wcislo
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011


Description 1 online resource (x, 314 pages) : map
Summary History and biography meet in 'Tales of Imperial Russia', a study of the late-Romanov Russian Empire told through the figure of Sergei Witte. His political career saw him construct the Trans-Siberian Railway, propel Russia towards war with Japan and confront revolutionary disorder with the State Duma, the first Russian parliament
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Vitte, S. I︠U︡. (Sergeĭ I︠U︡lʹevich), graf, 1849-1915.
SUBJECT Vitte, S. I︠U︡. (Sergeĭ I︠U︡lʹevich), graf, 1849-1915. fast (OCoLC)fst00063049
Subject Statesmen -- Russia -- Biography
Economic policy.
Politics and government
SUBJECT Russia -- Economic policy -- 1861-1917.
Russia -- Politics and government -- 1894-1917.
Subject Russia.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199543564