By Zenonas Norkus
An Unproclaimed Empire: The Grand Duchy of Lithuania is an interdisciplinary research of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania (GDL) that's historic in topic yet social clinical in process. it's also the 1st learn to use this comparative and social clinical strategy to the GDL.
In this ebook, Zenonas Norkus attracts on nationwide historiographies and applies theories from comparative empire experiences related to historians, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists and students within the concept of diplomacy, permitting it to go beyond transformations in nationwide viewpoints. It additionally offers solutions to contested matters within the historical past 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 technique" of contemplating the GDL as an empire, this booklet brings anything new to the study surrounding the Grand Duchy and is perfect for lecturers and postgraduates of early smooth Lithuania, early smooth jap Europe, ancient sociology, and the heritage of empires.
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An Unproclaimed Empire: The Grand Duchy of Lithuania: From the Viewpoint of Comparative Historical Sociology of Empires by Zenonas Norkus