By Zenonas Norkus
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 clinical in method. it's also the 1st examine to use this comparative and social clinical strategy to the GDL.
In this booklet, Zenonas Norkus attracts on nationwide historiographies and applies theories from comparative empire reviews 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 background of the GDL, and raises a variety of new questions, together with no matter if the Grand Duchy was once an empire or a federation, and why and while it failed.
By adopting this "imperial technique" of contemplating the GDL as an empire, this ebook brings anything new to the learn surrounding the Grand Duchy and is perfect for teachers and postgraduates of early sleek Lithuania, early glossy jap Europe, ancient sociology, and the historical past 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