Historiography of Ottoman Europe

Katharina die II. eine Skizze

Subtitle
Nebst der Beschreibung von Taurien und der Stadt Cherson
Translated Title
Catherine II – a sketch. Together with the description of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol (English)
Person
Schweighofer, Johann Michael [† 1812] | URL
Author
Publication Type
Codex
Language
German
Description
Biography of Empress Catherine II († 1796) untill 1787, preceded by a short history of Russia and followed by a description of Crimea and of Sevastopol. The text also provides an explanation of Joseph II’s decision to accept the annexation of Crimea by Russia, in 1783.
Library
  • Romanian Academy Library | ms. rom. 3102, ff. 1-52 | ms. rom. 3165, ff. 2-50
Other Version
Secondary Literature
Keywords
Empress Catherine II , Polizois Lampanitziotis , Ioniță Chira , history of Russia , Emperor Joseph II
Geographic Keywords
Crimea, Sevastopol
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