Wilson Center Experts

Victor Nickolaevitch Pleshkov

Regional Exchange Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Deputy Director, Russian Academy of Sciences
Wilson Center Project(s):
Americans in Russia at the end of the 18th-beginning of the 19 centuries
Term:
Jan 01, 1996
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Apr 01, 1996

Project Summary

Examines the way that Russia is seen through the foreigner in order to determine the development of bilateral relations, public opinion and mentality. Reviews diaries, travel notes, letters to friends and relatives in order to probe the phenomena and events described therein. Reveals opinions of people of various descents and social/professional status.