Muslim Resistance to the Tsar: Shamil and the Conquest of Chechnia and Daghestan, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Muslim Resistance to the Tsar

Shamil and the Conquest of Chechnia and Daghestan, 1st Edition

By Moshe Gammer

Routledge

476 pages

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Description

Much has been written about the Muslim Murid movement and its leader Shamil, who resisted the Tsarist Russian expansion into Chechan and Daghestan for more than quarter of a century. This study, based on research in multilingual archives, offers a fresh insight into this controversial subject.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS012000
HISTORY / Europe / Former Soviet Republics
HIS027000
HISTORY / Military / General