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By Zenonas Norkus

ISBN-10: 1138281549

ISBN-13: 9781138281547

An Unproclaimed Empire: The Grand Duchy of Lithuania is an interdisciplinary research of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania (GDL) that's ancient in topic yet social medical in method. it's also the 1st learn to use this comparative and social medical technique to the GDL.

In this e-book, Zenonas Norkus attracts on nationwide historiographies and applies theories from comparative empire stories regarding historians, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists and students within the conception of diplomacy, permitting it to go beyond adjustments in nationwide viewpoints. It additionally offers solutions to contested concerns within the heritage of the GDL, and raises a variety of new questions, together with even if the Grand Duchy used to be an empire or a federation, and why and whilst it failed.

By adopting this "imperial process" of contemplating the GDL as an empire, this ebook brings whatever new to the learn surrounding the Grand Duchy and is perfect for lecturers and postgraduates of early smooth Lithuania, early smooth japanese Europe, historic sociology, and the historical past of empires.

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