The Resource Disorderly liberty : the political culture of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the eighteenth century, Jerzy Lukowski

Disorderly liberty : the political culture of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the eighteenth century, Jerzy Lukowski

Label
Disorderly liberty : the political culture of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the eighteenth century
Title
Disorderly liberty
Title remainder
the political culture of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the eighteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Jerzy Lukowski
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
During the eighteenth century Europe's republics may have been an integral part of the international scene, but they were marginalised or in decline. When, in 1772, the Commonwealth of Poland-Lithuania suffered a massive loss of territory to its three more powerful neighbours, Russia, Prussia and Austria, Edmund Burke's question 'Poland was but a breakfast ... where will they dine?' was asked across the continent's lesser states, republics and non-republics alike. The slow, almost inevitable, process of Poland's digestion may have contributed to the relative ease with which that process was acce
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
943.802
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DK4314.5
LC item number
.L85 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in Central and East European history
Label
Disorderly liberty : the political culture of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the eighteenth century, Jerzy Lukowski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Abbreviations; A note on Polish pronunciation; 1 The Commonwealth of Poland-Lithuania: an introductory survey; 2 Ancestral legacies; 3 The search for harmony; 4 Keeping the faith; 5 Towards successful counsels; 6 Confrontations with the Enlightenment: Felix Czacki and the Monitor, 1765, and the Zamoyski law code, 1780; 7 Foreign aid; 8 Marking time; 9 Ferment; 10 Judaica; 11 Towards new Utopias; Epilogue; Appendix: The Constitution of 3 May 1791; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn667290842
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 349 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441145802
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b3582640x
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)667290842
  • pebcs144114580X

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