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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Russian Turkestan. Shoshana Keller

Russian Turkestan

Imperial Russian military commanders conquered Transoxiana for a variety of reasons: to

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Russia’s Colonial Allergy

“The history of Russia is the history of a country that colonizes itself.” This phrase, first coined by the historian Sergei Solov’ev in the 1840s, gained widespread currency thanks to Vasilii

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