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Cracraft, James

Overview
Works: 31 works in 184 publications in 2 languages and 9,352 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Art  Sources  Biography  Academic theses  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: DK131, 947.05
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Most widely held works by James Cracraft
The Revolution of Peter the Great by James Cracraft( )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 2,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russians learned how to build and sail warships; train, supply, and command a modern army; operate a new-style bureaucracy; conduct diplomacy on a par with the other European states; apply modern science and conceptualize the new governing system
The Petrine revolution in Russian culture by James Cracraft( )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The reforms initiated by Peter the Great transformed Russia not only into a European power but into a European culture - a shift, argues James Cracraft, that was nothing less than revolutionary. The author of seminal works on visual culture in the Petrine era, Cracraft now turns his attention to the changes that occurred in Russian verbal culture."--BOOK JACKET
Two shining souls : Jane Addams, Leo Tolstoy, and the quest for global peace by James Cracraft( )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Two Shining Souls, Cracraft explores the decades-long encounter of Jane Addams (1860-1935), the famous American social reformer and peace activist, with Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910), the acclaimed Russian writer and sage. This hitherto untold story highlights the crisis in global pacifism precipitated by World War I. Never before had the quest for international peace seemed more promising; never since, in the wake of World War II, the Cold War, and the "War on Terror", has it seemed more impossible. Yet perhaps the story of
The church reform of Peter the Great by James Cracraft( Book )

22 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architectures of Russian identity : 1500 to the present by James Cracraft( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across five centuries of Russian history, Russian leaders have used architecture to project unity, identity and power. In this book, authors from disciplines including architectural history, linguistics and geography survey the political and symbolic meanings of many kinds of structures
The Soviet Union today( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Soviet Union today : an interpretive guide by James Cracraft( Book )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This newly revised and expanded second edition of The Soviet Union Today provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary Soviet reality. Written by thirty experts, the book is divided into eight general sections: history, politics, the armed forces, the physical context, the economy, science and technology, culture, and society. The individual chapters, which are intended to respond to the questions most frequently asked about the Soviet Union, are devoted to everything from the Lenin cult to the KGB; from Soviet architecture to Soviet education; from the status of women and
The Petrine revolution in Russian architecture by James Cracraft( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Petrine revolution in Russian imagery by James Cracraft( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Petrine Revolution in Russian Imagery is the second volume of James Cracraft's comprehensive study of the cultural revolution engineered in Russia by Peter the Great. Throughout the study, Cracraft explores how medieval Muscovy became modern Russia, and situates the Petrine revolution in Russian visual and verbal culture in its wider political, economic, and social settings." "In this second volume, Cracraft considers the impact of Peter's intensive program of Europeanization on the visual arts, and shows how modern forms of imagery come into being in Russia along with allied techniques of image-making."--Jacket
Peter the Great transforms Russia by James Cracraft( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and Italian and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major problems in the history of imperial Russia by James Cracraft( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For God and Peter the Great : the works of Thomas Consett, 1723-1729 by Thomas Consett( Book )

14 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Soviet Union today by James Cracraft( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pietro il Grande e l'edificazione di San Pietroburgo by James Cracraft( )

1 edition published in 1994 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Rezension von:] Medvedkova, Olga: Jean-Baptiste Alexandre Leblond : architecte 1679-1719 ; de Paris à Saint-Pétersbourg. - Paris : Baudry, 2007 by James Cracraft( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feofan Prokopovich: a bibliography of his works by James Cracraft( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The church reform of Peter the Great, with special reference to the Ecclesiastical regulation of 1721 by James Cracraft( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major problems in the history of imperial Russia( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New perspectives on Muscovite history( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Soviet Union today. (An interpretive guide. Ed. by James Cracraft. Publ. by the Educational Foundation for Nuclear Science)( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The Petrine revolution in Russian culture
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The Petrine revolution in Russian cultureArchitectures of Russian identity : 1500 to the presentThe Soviet Union today : an interpretive guideThe Petrine revolution in Russian architectureThe Petrine revolution in Russian imageryPeter the Great transforms RussiaMajor problems in the history of imperial Russia
Alternative Names
Cracraft, James

크라크라프트, 제임스

Languages
English (170)

Italian (2)