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Russia Engages the World, 1453-1825
1453 Through the Reign of Ivan the Terrible (1533-1584) The Time of Troubles to the First Romanovs (1598-1682) Peter the Great and His Legacy (1682-1762) The Age of Catherine the Great (1762-1801) The Reign of Emperor Alexander I (1801-1825)

                                     

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Russia's Globalization:
A Key

Events marked Russia Symbol are specific to Muscovy/Russia's internal development.
Those marked World Symbol are important world historical or cultural events.
Engagement Symbol indicates specific points of sociocultural or military engagement between Muscovy/Russia and foreign powers or individuals.


A Mature Peter
Engagement Symbol   Russian Conquests, 1734: A German Depiction
    Russian Conquests, 1734: A German Depiction
NYPL, Slavic and Baltic Division
Russia Symbol   Peterís Triumph
    Peterís Triumph
NYPL, Map Division
Russia Symbol   A Mature Peter
    A Mature Peter
NYPL, Slavic and Baltic Division

Engagement Symbol   Russians Learn the Art of French Fortifications
    Russians Learn the Art of French Fortifications
NYPL, Slavic and Baltic Division

World Symbol   Mapping Muslim Kingdoms
    Mapping Muslim Kingdoms
NYPL, Map Division

World Symbol   India’s Mughal Treasure-House
    Indiaís Mughal Treasure-House
NYPL, General Research Division
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Engagement Symbol A Mature Peter


From a portrait attributed to Hyacinthe Rigaud (1659-1743)
Izobrazheniia Imperatora Petra Velikago [Portrayals of Emperor Peter the Great]
N.p., 1860-61
NYPL, Slavic and Baltic Division