Three centuries of Russian history

romanowOverview of Russian history since the accession of the Romanov today (1598-1898) Two genealogical tables and map of the empire. Author Dr. Arthur Kleinschmidt, Berlin 1898

The author focused on the presentation of the cultural development in Russian history, and the story begins with the Date 862 ruling house of Rurik, that on January 7th 1598 by Tsar Fyodor I. Ivanovich died in the male.

Succeeded by his brother Boris Godunov. Specifically he averted, that his power would be limited in the choice and the authority of the Czar appointed by him patriarch Job used so skillfully, that at the 3. September 1598 His coronation was held in Moscow. Neither his immense wealth, nor his Tartar origin him stood in their way and he gained a great service to Russia, extended its limits. That he was a despot and the boyars, particularly the Romanov family abused, must not be neglected…..


Genealogical-chronological history of the House of Romanov, Written by Baron von Balthasar Camphausen, Leipzig 1805

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