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Russian peasant letters

Olga Tsuneko Yokoyama

Russian peasant letters

life and times of a 19th-century family

by Olga Tsuneko Yokoyama

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Published by Harrassowitz in Wiesbaden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Correspondence,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Families,
  • Russian letters

  • Edition Notes

    StatementOlga T. Yokoyama
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3292 .Y648 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 258 p. :
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25044380M
    ISBN 103447061480
    ISBN 109783447061483
    LC Control Number2010416090
    OCLC/WorldCa535492387

    The consequence of which was the Russian Revolution (Bolshevik Revolution), which took place in Czar Nicholas II abdicated. He and his immediate family were imprisoned, and later killed by the Bolsheviks. Serfdom was prevalent in Russia during the reign of the Russian Czars. Almost 80% of the Russian people were either peasants or serfs. Kulak, (Russian: “fist”), in Russian and Soviet history, a wealthy or prosperous peasant, generally characterized as one who owned a relatively large farm and several head of cattle and horses and who was financially capable of employing hired labour and leasing the Russian Revolution of , the kulaks were major figures in the peasant villages.

    The Ukraine was the bread basket of Russia, but the Great Famine of /3 was not just aimed at the Ukrainians as a nation - it was a deliberate policy aimed at the entire Soviet peasant.   As she notes at the beginning of the book, “The Soviet Union’s disastrous decision to force peasants to give up their land and join collective farms; the eviction of “kulaks,” the.

    Russian Background. With almost million people and Moscow as the capital, Russia has always had a complicated history. Under the repressive regimes of Tsars, Bolsheviks and eventually the Communist Party, one would hardly find a country in the world with larger cultural and social differences. The Russian peasant, in this view, lived at the very edge of subsistence, his (or her) survival always threatened by the vagaries of the weather and the ever-increasing demands of either feudal overlords or the central state. According to this view, Russian peasants .


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Russian Peasant Letters: Life and Times of a 19th-century Family 1., Aufl. Edition. Russian Peasant Letters: Life and Times of a 19th-century Family.

1., Aufl. Edition. by Olga T Yokoyama (Author) ISBN Author: Olga Tsuneko Yokoyama. The accompanying detailed commentaries, based on meticulous archival research, recreate these peasants' social, cultural, and economic milieu.

The family's letters thus document the complex changes that led to upward mobility in an era that saw the rapid growth of capitalism and urbanization during late imperial Russia. Genre/Form: Personal correspondence Correspondence: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Yokoyama, Olga Tsuneko.

Russian peasant letters. Wiesbaden. The original letters, authored by members of a single peasant family, are located at the Tyumén’ branch of the Russian State Archive, in the Western Siberian capital of Tyumén’ Province (oblast’).

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