The Resource The house of the dead : Siberian exile under the tsars, Daniel Beer

The house of the dead : Siberian exile under the tsars, Daniel Beer

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The house of the dead : Siberian exile under the tsars
Title
The house of the dead
Title remainder
Siberian exile under the tsars
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Beer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The House of the Dead is a history of Siberia with a focus on the last four tsars (1801-1917). Daniel Beer explores the massive penal colony that became an incubator for the radicalism of revolutionaries who would one day rule Russia
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV9712
LC item number
.B44 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The house of the dead : Siberian exile under the tsars, Daniel Beer
Label
The house of the dead : Siberian exile under the tsars, Daniel Beer
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-437) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The bell of Uglich -- Origins of exile -- The boundary post -- Broken swords -- The Mines of Nerchinsk -- The decembrist republic -- Sibiracy -- The penal fort -- "In the Name of Freedom!" -- General Cuckoo's Army -- Sakhalin Island -- The lash -- "Woe to the Vanquished!" -- The shrinking continent -- The crucible -- Epilogue: Red Siberia
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xxii, 464 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307958907
Lccn
2016009610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • ocn947953988
  • (OCoLC)947953988

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