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By Charles J. Halperin

Charles J. Halperin's vintage paintings of medieval Russian background, "The Tatar Yoke," offered for the 1st time a finished research of all significant texts of previous Russian literature bearing on Russo-Tatar kinfolk. Halperin built-in the findings either one of textologists and literary experts in regards to the heritage and evolution of the monuments and of orientalists in regards to the Golden Horde. From those assorted disciplinary views he created a brand new historic context for reading Russian perceptions of the Tatars, the ideology of silence.

The current quantity is a corrected reprint of the unique 1986 version, with a brand new index created to augment the volume's usability. After approximately 20 years out of print, in which time readers were pushed to consulting infrequent booklet purchasers, the paintings is once more with ease to be had to a brand new new release of Russian historians.

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