Ivan the Terrible/Part 1

Ivan the Terrible by Kazimierz Waliszewski
Part I: Russia in the Sixteenth Century


  • Chapter I. The Country and the People
    • I. RUSSIA, NEW AND OLD.
    • II. THE TERRITORY.
    • III. SOCIAL MATTERS: THE ARISTOCRACY.
    • IV. POLITICAL AND SOCIAL ORGANIZATION: THE ORIGIN OF ABSOLUTISM.
    • V. THE PEASANTS.
    • VI. THE SERFS.
    • VII. THE TOWNSFOLK.
    • VIII. THE CHURCH.
  • Chapter II. Political and Social Life
    • I. THE CENTRAL POWER.
    • II. PROVINCIAL ORGANIZATION.
    • III. THE MIÉSTNITCHESTVO.
    • IV. THE COMMUNE.
    • V. JUDICIAL ORGANIZATION AND LEGISLATION.
    • VI. THE ECONOMIC SYSTEM.
    • VII. THE FINANCES.