The odd man Karakozov : Imperial Russia, modernity, and the birth of terrorism /

On April 4, 1866, just as Alexander II stepped out of Saint Petersburg's Summer Garden and onto the boulevard, a young man named Dmitry Karakozov pulled out a pistol and shot at the tsar. He missed, but his "unheard-of act" changed the course of Russian history-and gave birth to the r...

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Author / Creator: Verhoeven, Claudia, 1972-
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2009.
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