Muscovy’s Conquest of Kazan

  title={Muscovy’s Conquest of Kazan},
  author={B. Davies},
  journal={Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History},
  pages={873 - 883}
  • B. Davies
  • Published 2014
  • History
  • Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History
Matthew P. Romaniello, The Elusive Empire: Kazan and the Creation of Russia, 1552-1671. xiii + 297 pp., maps, illus. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2012. ISBN-13 978-0299285142. $29.95. Non-Orthodox and non-Slavic populations initially predominated in certain of the territories annexed to the Grand Duchy and Tsardom of Moscow over the 14th through 16th centuries. Fully integrating them into the Muscovite state as tax-bearing subjects under the authority of Muscovite law and the… Expand