This publication presents to the reader previously unpublished text of the unique material composed in 1853 by scholar and specialist in local history celibate priest (ieromonakh) Ioasaf (Gaponov V. S.) in the frames of project of preparation of historical and statistic descriptions of all the dioceses (eparchis) of the Russian Orthodox Church initiated by the Holy Synod in 1850 and left unfinished. The book includes not only the historical description of the Vladimir diocese but also copies of the historical documents from monastiс and church archives (some were lately lost), what gives it outstanding importance for the study of the history of Vladimir region.
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“Dmitrii Bulanin” publishing house issued the next 38th volume of collection of articles “Auxiliary historical disciplines” [“Auxiliary sciences of history”/”Vspomogatelnye istoricheskie discipliny”]. ISBN 978-5-86007-924-3.
It incorporates articles on different aspects of auxiliary sciences of history: studies on history of Byzantine Empire, Middle East and Soth Slavic countries. The documents on Medieval Russian history, Russian history of the 19th century are put under examination. The articles present to the readers the results of studies made on the basis of archival documents from the Archive of Saint Petersburg Institute of History of the RAS, the National Library of Russia and the State Museum of the History of Religion. All the articles and materials are published for the first time ever.
The Western-European section of the Archaeographic Commission of the RAS and Saint Petersburg Institute of History of the RAS on May 22, 2020 conduct the 10th Scientific Readings in commemoration of O.A. Dobiash-Rozhdestvenskaya.
We invite to participate specialists in Middle Age and Renaissance era studies as well as scholars studying Classics, the Byzantine Empire history and Russian history, whose works are connected with the subjects of the readings. The conference sessions will be held in the Conference hall of Saint Petersburg Institute of History of the RAS (Petroxavodskaya ul. 7; room 23).
Publishing and poligraphic centre of NWIM RANEPA issued a new book by D.Sc. in History B.N. Kovalev “Pribaltiiskiii sled na Severo-Zapade Rossii 1941–1944 gg.: prestupleniia voennykh i paramilitarnykh formirovanii”. SPb., 2020. ISBN 978-5-89781-668-2.
The presentation of the book took place at Press-centre of the TASS in Saint Petersburg. The book is published on the website of the Russian association for Baltic region research [“Rossiiskaya assotsiatsia pribaltiiskikh issledovanii”] .
The Presidential Library, the Library of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Saint Petersburg Institute of History of the Russian Academy of Sciences invite to participate in the scientific conference “The book culture of the Muscovite Rus’ of 15th-17th cc.” [“Knizhnaya kul’tura Moskovskoi Rusi XV-XVII vv.”]. The conference is to be held on May 15, 2020 in the Presidential Library (St Petersburg, Senatskaya pl., 3).
Further information: Letter of information (in Russian).