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Author Vinkovetsky, Ilya.

Title Russian America : an overseas colony of a continental empire, 1804-1867 / Ilya Vinkovetsky
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011
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Summary This text examines how Russians conceived and practiced the colonial rule that resulted from the transformation of a remote extension of Russia's Siberia frontier to an ostensibly modern overseas colony operated by Europeanized Russians
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed on May 11, 2011)
Subject Rossiĭsko-amerikanskai͡a kompanii͡a -- History.
Russians -- North America -- History -- 19th century.
Russians -- Alaska -- History -- 19th century.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Alaska.
Indians of North America -- Alaska -- History -- 19th century.
Russia -- Colonies -- North America -- Administration.
North America -- Colonization.
Alaska -- Colonization.
Alaska -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 19th century.
Alaska -- History -- To 1867.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199894369 ebook