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The Resource Russian Orthodoxy resurgent : faith and power in the new Russia, John Garrard & Carol Garrard, (electronic resource)

Russian Orthodoxy resurgent : faith and power in the new Russia, John Garrard & Carol Garrard, (electronic resource)

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Russian Orthodoxy resurgent : faith and power in the new Russia
Title
Russian Orthodoxy resurgent
Title remainder
faith and power in the new Russia
Statement of responsibility
John Garrard & Carol Garrard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Russian Orthodoxy Resurgent is the first book to fully explore the expansive and ill-understood role that Russia's ancient Christian faith has played in the fall of Soviet Communism and in the rise of Russian nationalism today. John and Carol Garrard tell the story of how the Orthodox Church's moral weight helped defeat the 1991 coup against Gorbachev launched by Communist Party hardliners. The Soviet Union disintegrated, leaving Russians searching for a usable past. The Garrards reveal how Patriarch Aleksy II--a former KGB officer and the man behind the church's successful defeat of the coup-
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Garrard, John Gordon
Dewey number
281.9/47090511
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Garrard, Carol
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  • Aleksiĭ
  • Russkai︠a︡ pravoslavnai︠a︡ t︠s︡erkovʹ
  • Russkai︠a︡ pravoslavnai︠a︡ t︠s︡erkovʹ
  • Religion and politics
  • Religion and politics
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Russian Orthodoxy resurgent : faith and power in the new Russia, John Garrard & Carol Garrard, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-313) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue: Russian Orthodoxy resurgent / Sergiev Posad -- The end of the Atheist empire -- A new hope -- Rebuilding holy Moscow -- Accursed questions: who is to blame? -- Irreconcilable differences: Orthodoxy and the West -- The Babylonian legacy: exiles, martyrs, and collaborators -- A faith-based army -- Epilogue: twenty years after: from party to patriarch
Control code
ocn707924771
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 326 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400828999
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707924771
Label
Russian Orthodoxy resurgent : faith and power in the new Russia, John Garrard & Carol Garrard, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-313) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue: Russian Orthodoxy resurgent / Sergiev Posad -- The end of the Atheist empire -- A new hope -- Rebuilding holy Moscow -- Accursed questions: who is to blame? -- Irreconcilable differences: Orthodoxy and the West -- The Babylonian legacy: exiles, martyrs, and collaborators -- A faith-based army -- Epilogue: twenty years after: from party to patriarch
Control code
ocn707924771
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 326 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400828999
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707924771

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