The theme that links these essays--written over thirty years--is the phenomenon of the Russian intelligentsia, which Isaiah Berlin describes as 'the largest single Russian contribution to social change in the world'.
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This celebrated philippic, written in 1847, was secretly circulated in manuscript
far beyond the confines of Moscow or St Petersburg. Indeed, it was largely for
reading this letter aloud at a private gathering of disaffected persons that
See the severe strictures of A. Vitmer, a very respectable military historian, in his
1812 god v 'Voirte i mire' (St Petersburg, 1 869), and the tones of mounting
indignation in the contemporary critical notices of A. S. Norov, A. P. Pyatkovsky
In 1 803 Maistre was sent by his master, the King of Savoy, then living in exile in
Rome as a victim of Napoleon and soon forced to move to Sardinia, as his semi-
official representative to the Court of St Petersburg. Maistre, who possessed ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - P_S_Patrick - LibraryThing
In these ten essays Isiah Berlin explains the political thought and philosophy of several prominent thinkers of 19th Century Russia, while illuminating the historical context necessary for their ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
RUSSIAN THINKERSNutzerbericht - Kirkus
What should be done? To the question that hung over 19th-century Russia and dogs the world today, Isaiah Berlin would answer, stand firmly uncertain. Russian-born and Oxford-bred, Berlin has almost ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
Russia and 1848
The Hedgehog and the Fox
Herzen and Bakunin on Individual Liberty
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