Discordant Neighbours

A Reassessment of the Georgian-Abkhazian and Georgian-South Ossetian Conflicts

by George Hewitt (Professor of Caucasian Languages, London University)

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€123,00
$155.00
ISBN13: 
9789004248922
E-ISBN: 
9789004248939
Publication Date: 
March 2013
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Hardback
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1877-9484
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3

Evrydiki Sifneos (National Hellenic Research Foundation, Athens, Greece)

A new "peripatetic" approach that discovers the space of the city and at the same time reveals its dynamic as a fin-de siècle east Mediterranean port-metropolis, through the activities of its ethnic groups that contributed to the socio-economic transformations that germinated within the political...
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004313606
Expected: 
October 2017
€109,00
$126.00

edited by Timo Vihavainen and Elena Bogdanova

This book studies the world of the Soviet consumer and the specific problems, which arose both for the consumer and the Soviet state in a command economy of chronic shortages. It concentrates on the latter half of the Soviet period, but also the longue durée of Russian consumerism is discussed.
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004303966
E-ISBN: 
9789004303973
Publication date: 
November 2015
€93,00
$120.00

by Ruslan G. Skrynnikov. Translated by Paul Williams. In cooperation with The Bronze Horseman Literary Agency

R. G. Skrynnikov uses new kinds of evidence drawn from primary sources to unfold the drama of terror under Ivan Groznyi (the Terrible), which has relevance to later periods of history (echoes of the Stalinist period, for example).
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004304000
E-ISBN: 
9789004304017
Publication date: 
October 2015
€197,00
$255.00

Zeev Levin

Zeev Levin presents a study of the Jewish population of Uzbekistan at a time when the Soviet government was attempting to transform Jewish peddlers into peasants and factory workers – to fill the role of the new Soviet man.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004294707
E-ISBN: 
9789004294714
Publication date: 
July 2015
€103,00
$131.00

Alexandre Andreyev

The book examines the lives of the famous Russian artist, thinker and mystic Nikolai Roerich and his wife Elena Roerich by focusing on their spiritual quest, their travels in Central Asia and Far East and their Buddho-Communist social Utopia.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270428
E-ISBN: 
9789004270435
Publication date: 
May 2014
€152,00
$183.00

Liubov Kurtynova-D'Herlugnan

Drawing on a wealth of primary sources, this book offers the first academic study of the Caucasian slavery, slave trade and its abolition by the Russian authorities in the 19th century. This is a valuable and timely contribution to the field of slavery studies, as well as to the Russian history,...
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Volume: 
2
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004183445
E-ISBN: 
9789004191969
Publication date: 
May 2010
€124,00
$149.00

Charlotte Hille

Taking history and culture of the Caucasus as starting point, state building and conflict resolution processes in the North and South Caucasus are analysed from an international legal and political perspective. Development of the rule of law is here central.
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179011
E-ISBN: 
9789047441366
Publication date: 
April 2010
€130,00
$157.00