Britain's Discovery of Russia, 1553-1815

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INDEX
Aberdeen, George, 4th Earl of, 229
Adair, Robert, 166
Adriatic, 120, 133, 219
Afghanistan, 127
Aiguillon, Duc d', 135
Ainslie, Sir Robert, 144, 147
Aix-la Chapelle, peace congress at, 114
Aldrovandi, Ulisse, 40 and n.
Aleksey, Tsar of Russia, 34, 51n.
Aleksey, Tsarevich, 77, 78
Alexander I, Emperor of Russia, 100, 194, 199, 226, 229, 235; British opinions of, 210, 221-3
Ambassadors, Russian to England, 1, 7, 32, 41-2, 43; English to Russia, 8, 41
American Independence, war of, 116, 136, 142, 186
Amsterdam, 47
Anderson, William, 89, 104n.
Anna, Empress of Russia, 118
Anna, Tsarevna of Russia, 67
Anne, Queen, 70, 75
Archangel, 5, 34, 44, 68, 69, 173
Armed Neutrality, 137, 142, 150, 153, 176, 186, 198, 199, 234
Astrakhan, 15, 44, 94, 126, 128
Auckland, William, 1st Lord, 155, 158, 188
Auerstadt, battle of, 209
Augustus II, King of Poland, 51, 52-3, 61
Austerlitz, battle of, 209, 211
Austria, 116, 122, 124, 146, 198, 207, 208, 216, 222, 223
Avignon, 67
Azov, Sea of, 17
Bacons Francis, 19, 24
Balance of Power, 120, 169, 176-7
Baltic Sea, 2, 44, 58, 60, 63, 64, 72, 148, 163, 202; British squadrons in, 109, 110; difficulty of a naval campaign in, 172-3; Russian power in, 56, 69- 70, 111, 120,-1, 132, 157, 168, 181
Banks, R., M.P., 160
Barbaro, Josepha, 17
Barlow, Roger, 4, 17
Barnesley, William, 42n.
Bashkirs, 83, 84, 140
Beaconsfield, Benjamin, 1st Earl of, 184
Becher, William, 40
Beckford, William, 120n.
Bedford, John, 4th Duke of, 119
Bell, John, 81, 87
Bengal, 86
Bennigsen, Field-Marshal, 210
Benson, William, 62
Bentham, Jeremy, 50, 82; attitude of to Russia, 152-4
Bentham, Samuel, 81, 87, 93n.
Berezina, river, 217
Bergen-op-Zoom, 206
Berlin, 47, 57, 139, 149; Congress of, 184
Bernard, Edward, 46n.
Bernstorff, Baron A. G. von, 64
Bestuzhev-Ryumin, A. P., 115, 121
Bezborodko, Prince A. A., 144n., 183n.
Bible Society, movement in Russia, 223
Bischoffswerder, Colonel, 156
Black Sea, 16, 129, 132, 148, 157, 171, 178, 202; British ignorance of, 179- 180; Russian squadron on, 116
Bland Burges, Sir J., 159
Bohemia, 47
Boorde, Andrew, 4
Borcke, Prussian ambassador to Stockholm, 154
Boristhenes, see Dnieper
boronets, 18, 80
Boswell, James, 162
Botero, Giovanni, 45
Bothmer, J. C. Freiherr von, 64
Bowes, Sir Jerome, 14
boyars, 20, 41
Bremen, 71
Brougham, Henry, 228

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Foreword vii
  • Abbreviations *
  • Chapter One The Age of Elizabeth 1
  • Chapter Two The Seventeenth Century 33
  • Chapter Three The Age of Peter the Great 49
  • Chapter Four Widening Horizons, 1725-1815 80
  • Chapter Five Russia and Europe Through British Eyes, 1725-91 108
  • Chapter Six The Crisis of 1791 143
  • Chapter Seven The Destruction of Poland 186
  • Chapter Eight The War Against The French Revolution 198
  • Chapter Nine The Campaign of 1812 215
  • Conclusion 233
  • Index 237
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