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The Resource A life under Russian serfdom : memoirs of Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii, 1800-1868, translated and edited by Boris B. Gorshkov

A life under Russian serfdom : memoirs of Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii, 1800-1868, translated and edited by Boris B. Gorshkov

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A life under Russian serfdom : memoirs of Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii, 1800-1868
Title
A life under Russian serfdom
Title remainder
memoirs of Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii, 1800-1868
Statement of responsibility
translated and edited by Boris B. Gorshkov
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  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
"This memoir provides readers with a glimpse of the life of a Russian serf, Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii. He was born in 1800 in Velikoe, in a serf village in Yaroslavl' province of central Russia. At the age of thirty, he escaped from serfdom by fleeing to the south. He wrote his memoirs shortly before his death in 1868." "Savva Purlevskii recollects his life in Russian serfdom and the life of his grandparents, parents, and fellow villagers. He describes family and communal life and the serfs' daily interaction with landlords and authorities."
Biography type
autobiography
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N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
A life under Russian serfdom : memoirs of Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii, 1800-1868, translated and edited by Boris B. Gorshkov
Label
A life under Russian serfdom : memoirs of Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii, 1800-1868, translated and edited by Boris B. Gorshkov
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7829/j.ctt2jbnnh
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Our village, its inhabitants and owners -- My grandfather -- Myself, my childhood, and my family -- And my adult life began -- My marriage, my landlord, my trade, and other things -- Life outside the village observed -- The bitterness of serfdom realized -- My activities in estate life -- My future fate resolved -- Epilogue
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1 online resource (x, 119 pages)
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online
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9786155053955
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations, maps
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unknown sound
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remote

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