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Russkii Biograficheskii Slovar


Title:  Russkii Biograficheskii Slovar

Location:  Northwest Ohio Book Depository; approximately 100 cards

Format and Number of Reels/Fiche/Cards:  Microcard; print 920.047 R969 v.1-25 ser. 2 1896-1918

Publisher:  Readex Microprint

Content Description:  A reproduction of Russkii Biograficheskii Slovar, published in 25 volumes by the Imperial Russian Historical Society. This publication includes biographies of Russians and important non-Russians who worked in Russia from early history to the end of the 19th century. The set was originally intended to include over 50,000 entries, but the volumes for the last few letters of the Russian alphabet were either not completed or not published.

Language(s):  Russian

Arrangement:  Alphabetically, by the last name of the biographee.

Index/Bibliography:  None

Subject Categories:  History

Keywords:  russia, russian, soviet, soviet union, biography, biographies

Time Period:  Prehistory - 16th Century; 17th Century; 18th Century; 19th Century<