Hieronim Grala, historian, diplomat, and an acknowledged authority on the history of the Russian culture, and photographer Wojciech Buss have joined forces to create this unique album which presents Russia as it has never been shown before.
The vibrant and informed essays by Hieronim Grala cast a fresh light on the history, religion and culture of Russia, departing far from clichés and stereotypes, and are complemented perfectly by photographs
of the country's landscape, its historic cities, Orthodox churches with onion-shaped domes,and imperial residences.
Authors have succeeded at capturing the very essence of the enticing, if often elusive spirit of 'Russianness', and the Reader should be delighted and surprised to share their entirely new vision of this amazing country.
The essays in this album by historian and diplomat Hieronim Grala, a distinguished expert on the history of Russian culture, and the beautiful photographs by Wojciech Buss present the essential Russia, its history, heritage, and religion.
Grala and Buss take the reader on a journey to the churches and monasteries, the historic cities and imperial residences of this most extraordinary country, pinpointing just exactly what 'being Russian' means and obtaining a picture of Russia free of the usual stereotypes and instead offering a new insight on the country and its history.
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