Central Asia: A Century of Russian Rule

Central Asia: A Century of Russian Rule

By: Allworth, Edward (Editor)

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Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Jacket chipped and rubbed, protected now in a new mylar cover. A look back at a hundred years of Russian-style civilization superimposed on traditional Central Asian culture. This work examines the distinctive nationalities, their ethnic origins and languages; attempts at modern methods of agricylture and industrialization; the political history under the czars and Soviet leaders; and the modernization of Central Asian literature, drama, music, architecture, and art. Sixteen chapters from six different authors; 552 pages, illustrated, with glossary, index, and acknowledgements.

Title: Central Asia: A Century of Russian Rule

Author: Allworth, Edward (Editor)

Categories: Russia,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 02399

Keywords: RUSSIA RUSSIAN RULE CENTRAL ASIA HISTORY,