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Unknown Pages of Oriental Studies in Russia.  Issue 4. Unknown Pages of Oriental Studies in Russia. Issue 4.

Unknown Pages of Oriental Studies in Russia. Issue 4.

Compilator: Vitaly Naumkin, Irina Smilianskaya, Natalya Romanova

Moskva, 2014, 496 pages

ISBN: 978-5-89282-587-0

The next in the serial collection of articles is devoted to the fortunes of orientalists and oriental studies in Russia. The papers, as it was before, are based on rare archival materials. The book contains the traditional for these Issues parts. They are: the researches on biography and creative activity of academic and practical experts, such as A.D. Rudnev, I.N. Borozdin, and V. Averbukh; epistolary heritage (correspondence of B.A. Turaev and I.N. Borozdin); never published before bibliographical dictionary by G.G. Gulbin (its final part); the theme of orientalism in Russian art (Buryat painter Ts.N. Ochirov (1920 – 1987)). Besides, the Issue includes the memories of G.M. Gluskina, reminiscences of O.G. Bolshakov about A.Yu. Yakubovsky, A.N. Meshcheryakov about N.A. Iofan, S.Yu. Zavadovskaya about G.V. Zavadovskaya, as well as materials about Russian orientalists in emigration.

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