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By Zenonas Norkus


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



In this booklet, Zenonas Norkus attracts on nationwide historiographies and applies theories from comparative empire experiences concerning historians, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists and students within the idea of diplomacy, permitting it to go beyond transformations in nationwide viewpoints. It additionally presents 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 strategy" of contemplating the GDL as an empire, this e-book brings whatever new to the examine surrounding the Grand Duchy and is perfect for teachers and postgraduates of early smooth Lithuania, early glossy jap Europe, historic sociology, and the historical past of empires.

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