Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures and tables; Preface; A note on the value of the rouble; A note on transliteration; Abbreviations; Glossary; Map; 1 Why is Russia different? Culture, geography, institutions; 2 Voshchazhnikovo: a microcosm of nineteenth-century Russia; 3 Household structure and family economy; 4 The rural commune; 5 Land and property markets; 6 Labour markets; 7 Credit and savings; 8 Retail markets and consumption; 9 The institutional framework of Russian serfdom; Bibliography; Index.