A history of the expansion of Russia in the Caucasus and its subjugation of the region in the first 70 years of the nineteenth century. The author concentrates on the struggle for and against domination in the Eastern Caucasus. He had travelled and lived extensively amongst the people in the area.
First edition. 8vo. xxxviii, 518 pp., 2 pages ads at end, numerous illustrations, mainly photographic, five folding coloured maps, two plans, scattered light foxing as usual, original green cloth gilt, light wear, neat repairs to extremities, a very good copy.
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