The Armenian question in the Caucasus (3 vol set)
The Armenian Question in the Caucasus, Russian Archive Documents and Publications is issued in this three-volume collection as a special topic of study for the first time in world historiography. The topic is presented as a complex based on rare documents and publications which were long stored as "secret" abd "top secret" in the Russian State Historical Archive (St Petersburg) and the Russian State Military History Archive (Moscow).
The third volume deals chronologically with the period 1906-1914 and comprises two sections. The first section provides an analysis of the documents and materials. The second section contains copies of the originals in the archives and publicatons. Eleven of the documents and materials presented in this volume are made publically available here for the first time.
To guarantee academic objectivity, the contextual integrity of the archive documents has been preserved. All materials are arranged chronologivally and by topic.
The collection provides the reader with the opportunity to undertake a critical review of current theses on the Armenian question. It also assist the application of contemporary academic methods to a comprehensive study of the essence of this question.