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Author Harcave, Sidney, 1916-2008.

Title Count Sergei Witte and the twilight of imperial Russia : a biography / Sidney Harcave
Published Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, ©2004

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Description 1 online resource (vii, 323 pages)
Contents The formative years, 1849-1865 -- The Odessa years, 1865-1879 -- St. Petersburg and Kiev, 1879-1891 -- Monsieur Vite, 1889-1892 -- Minister of Finance, 1892-1894 -- A new reign, an old course, 1894-1896 -- The Witte system in operation, 1892-1899 -- Questions of war and peace, 1896-1899 -- Decline and fall, 1899-1903 -- A mere spectator, 1903-1904 -- Political spring, July-December 1904 -- In the wake of Bloody Sunday, January-June 1905 -- Peace with honor? -- Return home -- Out of the frying pan, into the fire -- Honeymoon? : the first ten days -- Keeping the promise of October 17 -- Revolution and counterrevolution -- "The loan that saved Russia" -- Implementing the October Manifesto -- The last lap -- Exile? : assassination? : May 1906-June 1907 -- The Stolypin years, June 1907-September 1911 -- Last years, 1911-1915
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-311) and indexes
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Subject Vitte, S. I︠U︡. (Sergeĭ I︠U︡lʹevich), graf, 1849-1915.
SUBJECT Vitte, S. I︠U︡. (Sergeĭ I︠U︡lʹevich), graf, 1849-1915 fast
Subject Statesmen -- Russia -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Historical.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Eastern.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Former Soviet Republics.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Russia & the Former Soviet Union.
Economic policy
Politics and government
Statesmen
SUBJECT Russia -- Politics and government -- 1894-1917. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85125842
Russia -- Economic policy -- 1861-1917. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh98002603
Subject Russia
Genre/Form Electronic book
Biographies
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781317473756
1317473752