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First Russian Orientalist Dmitry Kantemir First Russian Orientalist Dmitry Kantemir

Pavel Gusterin

First Russian Orientalist Dmitry Kantemir


Еditor: Vitaly Naumkin

Vostochnaya kniga

Moskva, 2008, 112 pages

ISBN: 978-5-7873-0436-7

The collection consists of two of the same name essays in Russian and English. The essays are self-composed works, adding each other as in them foundation there are different materials. In them, the author proved Dmitry K. Kantemir’s first place in the history of the Russian science about the Orient, stressing significance of his activity for the devel-opment of some directions of oriental studies. The collection is intended for all those who are interested in the history of oriental studies.

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