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Author Munro, George E, author.
Title The most intentional city : St. Petersburg in the reign of Catherine the Great / George E. Munro.
Publication Info Madison [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, c2008.



Descript 372 p. : ill., map.
Contents "I found Petersburg virtually wooden ..." : St. Petersburg in 1762 -- "'Tis pleasant there to dwell for each and all..." : population and society -- "Such beneficial ordinances" : the structure of urban administration -- "Incessant labor and solicitude" : city administration in practice -- "All sorts of commodities in the world" : sustaining the city's needs and wants -- "The empire's most principal emporium" : commerce -- "Diligence and the means of livelihood ..." : industry -- " ... and I shall leave Petersburg dressed in marble" : St. Petersburg in 1796 -- "Its name ... not one of ours" : the impact of St. Petersburg -- Conclusion : a most intentional city.
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ISBN 9780838643921 (e-book)
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Author Munro, George E, author.
Subject Catherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796.
City planning -- Russia (Federation) -- Saint Petersburg -- History -- 18th century.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- History -- 18th century.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Alt author ProQuest (Firm)
Descript 372 p. : ill., map.
Contents "I found Petersburg virtually wooden ..." : St. Petersburg in 1762 -- "'Tis pleasant there to dwell for each and all..." : population and society -- "Such beneficial ordinances" : the structure of urban administration -- "Incessant labor and solicitude" : city administration in practice -- "All sorts of commodities in the world" : sustaining the city's needs and wants -- "The empire's most principal emporium" : commerce -- "Diligence and the means of livelihood ..." : industry -- " ... and I shall leave Petersburg dressed in marble" : St. Petersburg in 1796 -- "Its name ... not one of ours" : the impact of St. Petersburg -- Conclusion : a most intentional city.
Note Unlimited number of concurrent users. UkHlHU
ISBN 9780838643921 (e-book)
Author Munro, George E, author.
Subject Catherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796.
City planning -- Russia (Federation) -- Saint Petersburg -- History -- 18th century.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- History -- 18th century.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Alt author ProQuest (Firm)

Subject Catherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796.
City planning -- Russia (Federation) -- Saint Petersburg -- History -- 18th century.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- History -- 18th century.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
Descript 372 p. : ill., map.
Contents "I found Petersburg virtually wooden ..." : St. Petersburg in 1762 -- "'Tis pleasant there to dwell for each and all..." : population and society -- "Such beneficial ordinances" : the structure of urban administration -- "Incessant labor and solicitude" : city administration in practice -- "All sorts of commodities in the world" : sustaining the city's needs and wants -- "The empire's most principal emporium" : commerce -- "Diligence and the means of livelihood ..." : industry -- " ... and I shall leave Petersburg dressed in marble" : St. Petersburg in 1796 -- "Its name ... not one of ours" : the impact of St. Petersburg -- Conclusion : a most intentional city.
Note Unlimited number of concurrent users. UkHlHU
Alt author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780838643921 (e-book)

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