Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

История Волжского казачьего войска

No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
The full text of this article is not currently available.

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this article

+ Tax (if applicable)
Add to Favorites
You must be logged in to use this functionality

image of Canadian-American Slavic Studies

The author examines the formation of the Volga Cossack Host, its ethnic and social structure, its economic set-up and administration, and state service of the Cossacks. Contrary to interpretations entrenched in historiography, Volga Host Cossacks were generally well-off rather than poor. The cause of their resettlement to the Terek River was not their participation in the Pugachev rebellion. Instead, it was the establishment of the Azov-Mozdok fortified line. The Volga Cossack Host and the Khopyor Cossack Regiment were the main sources of manpower for colonization and protection of newly acquired border territory. Land-poor peasants (from monastic or church lands) from central regions were settled on abandoned lands of the Volga Host, and Cossacks who remained on the Volga were transferred to the Astrakhan Cossack Regiment.

Affiliations: 1: Historical, Ethnographic and Architectural Museum-Reserve “Old Sarepta”, Volgograd, Russia sarepta.history@yandex.ru

Loading

Full text loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/22102396-04904003
Loading

Data & Media loading...

http://brill.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1163/22102396-04904003
Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/22102396-04904003
2015-01-01
2017-11-18

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Subscribe to ToC alert
  • Get permissions
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Canadian-American Slavic Studies — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation