A Refugee Massacre in the Xinjiang Borderlands

In an earlier post, we examined how the introduction of the draft – coupled with long-standing conflict between Central

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Revolution and Refugees in Xinjiang

Thus far, we have only examined the impact of the March 1917 Revolution in European Russia and in the Sino-Russian frontier east of Baikal. Russia and China also shared a significant border in

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Central Asia and the Bolshevik Revolution: A Look at the Balance Sheet at the Centennial

Although it happened thousands of miles away, and did not reflect any of the local political currents at work in 1917, the October Revolution had a profound impact on Central Asia.

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Literature And Empire: Scholar Susan Layton Discusses Russia's 'Literary Caucasus'

Where did Russia's stereotypes of the Caucasus come from?

Susan Layton's book "Russian Literature and Empire: Conquest of the

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Basmachi Movement From Within: Account of Zeki Velidi Togan

H. B. Paksoy

Published in NATIONALITIES PAPERS

Vol. 23, No 2.

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"Basmachi": Turkistan National Liberation Movement 1916-1930s

H.B. Paksoy

The following paper is published in the MODERN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF RELIGIONS IN RUSSIA AND THE SOVIET UNION (FL: Academic

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Russian conquest of Turkestan

The Russian conquest of Turkestan took place in the second half of the nineteenth century. The land that became Russian Turkestan and later Soviet Central Asia is now divided between Kazakhstan

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