A life under Russian serfdom : memoirs of Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii, 1800-1868 / translated and edited by Boris B. Gorshkov.

"This memoir provides readers with a glimpse of the life of a Russian serf, Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii. He was born in 1800 in Velikoe, in a serf village in Yaroslavl' province of central Russia. At the age of thirty, he escaped from serfdom by fleeing to the south. He wrote his memoirs...

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Main Author: Purlevskii, Savva Dmitrievich, 1800-1868
Other Authors: Gorshkov, Boris B.
Format: eBook
Published: Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, ©2005.
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