Access to History: Russia 1815-1881 (Access to History)

Access to History: Russia 1815-1881 (Access to History)

By: Robert Pearce (author), Russell Sherman (author)Paperback

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Ensure your students have access to the authoritative and in-depth content of this popular and trusted A Level History series. For over twenty years Access to History has been providing students with reliable, engaging and accessible content on a wide range of topics. Each title in the series provides comprehensive coverage of different history topics on current AS and A2 level history specifications, alongside exam-style practice questions and tips to help students achieve their best. The series: - Ensures students gain a good understanding of the AS and A2 level history topics through an engaging, in-depth and up-to-date narrative, presented in an accessible way. - Aids revision of the key A level history topics and themes through frequent summary diagrams - Gives support with assessment, both through the books providing exam-style questions and tips for AQA, Edexcel and OCR A level history specifications and through FREE model answers with supporting commentary at Access to History online ( Russia 1815-1881 Reaction and reform in nineteenth-century Russia is the focus for this second edition. Incorporating the latest historical interpretations, the book highlights the problems faced by those who endeavoured to modernise and restructure the Russian state, and examines why they were frequently characterised as repressors rather than reformers.

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About Author

Dr Robert Pearce is a Fellow of History at St Martin's College, Lancaster. He is also a co-editor of the Access to History series.


1. Russia in 1815 2. Alexander I 1808-25 3. Nicholas I 1825-55 4. The emancipation of the serfs 5. The reforming tsar 6. Reactions to reform 7. Russian foreign policy: From Vienna to the Congress of Berlin

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/07/2002
  • ISBN13: 9780340758403
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9780340758403
  • weight: 200
  • ISBN10: 0340758406

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