Territories of the Russian Federation 2010

11th Edition

Edited by Europa Publications

© 2010 – Routledge

330 pages

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Hardback: 9781857435559
pub: 2010-02-22

About the Book

The introduction examines the Russian Federation as a whole, and consists of an essay written by an acknowledged expert focusing on the evolution of the relationship between the central state and the regions, followed by a chronology, demographic and economic statistics, and a review of the Federal Government. The second section comprises territorial surveys, with a chapter on each of Russia’s federal subjects, each of which includes a current map. The third and fourth parts comprise a select bibliography of books and indexes, listing the territories alphabetically, with a gazetteer of alternative names, and by both Federal Okrug and Economic Area.

Key Features include:

  • comprehensive overview of the Russian Federation
  • offers an analysis and understanding of the country’s regional dimension
  • invaluable directories of important territorial contacts
  • detailed and accurate political, economic and statistical information
  • some eighty-five current maps
  • extensive information from a wide variety of sources, many of which are otherwise unavailable in English.


'University libraries catering for courses in international relations, economics, comparative politics, etc. should definitely consider acquiring this book.' - Reference Reviews

'I don't know of any other information source which describes this important country in such a compact and up-to-date fashion.'- Reference Reviews

About the Series

Europa Territories of the World series

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
REFERENCE / Directories
REFERENCE / Yearbooks & Annuals