Название: The Ruble: A Political History
Автор: Ekaterina Pravilova
Издательство: Oxford University Press
Формат: True PDF
Размер: 52,9 МБ
A groundbreaking history of Russia, from empire to the Soviet era, viewed through the lens of its money. Money seems passive, a silent witness to the deeds and misdeeds of its holders, but through its history intimate dramas and grand historical processes can be told. So argues this sweeping narrative of the ruble's story from the time of Catherine the Great to Lenin.