Novgorod in Focus

Henrik Birnbaum
$29.95
978-0-89357-261-7
192
1996
Hardcover

Contents

Forward, by V.L. Yanin           9

Prefatory Note           11

1.  Novgorod Between East and West          15

2.   When and How Was Novgorod Converted to Christianity?          41

3.  Medieval Novgorod: Political, Social and Cultural Life in an Old Russian Urban Community          72

4.  Mentality and the Manifestations of Culture in Medieval Novgorod          121

5.  The Hansa in Novgorod          153

6.  Did the Annexation of Novgorod by Muscovy Fundamentally Change the Course of Russian History?        166

Bibliographic Notes          181

Index          182