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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 strategy. it's also the 1st learn to use this comparative and social clinical strategy to the GDL.



In this publication, Zenonas Norkus attracts on nationwide historiographies and applies theories from comparative empire reports concerning historians, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists and students within the conception of diplomacy, permitting it to go beyond ameliorations in nationwide viewpoints. It additionally presents solutions to contested matters within the heritage of the GDL, and raises a variety of new questions, together with no matter 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 anything new to the study surrounding the Grand Duchy and is perfect for lecturers and postgraduates of early sleek Lithuania, early sleek jap Europe, historic sociology, and the historical past of empires.

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