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The Peasant Kingdom: Canada in Teh 19th-Century Russian Imagination J.L. Black

The Peasant Kingdom: Canada in Teh 19th-Century Russian Imagination

J.L. Black

Published November 28th 2002
ISBN : 9781894131230
Paperback
252 pages
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The Peasant Kingdom traces the various themes of the 19th-century Russian visions of Canada. Supplementing it is a never-before-translated travel account by Aleksander B. Lakier, a Russian jurist who visited Canada in 1857. Lakiers detailedMoreThe Peasant Kingdom traces the various themes of the 19th-century Russian visions of Canada. Supplementing it is a never-before-translated travel account by Aleksander B. Lakier, a Russian jurist who visited Canada in 1857. Lakiers detailed examination of Canadas urban governance, justice, and educational systems became part of the discourse during debate in Russia over the great reforms of the early 1900s.