'LA POLITIQUE RUSSE DANS LES MERS D'ORIENT'
- 'LA POLITIQUE RUSSE DANS LES MERS D'ORIENT'
Article in french from Revue des Deux Mondes, titled 'La Politique Russe dans les mers d'orient (Russian politics in the Eastern seas) written by V. de Mars.The article discusses russian interests in the far east and their attempts at expanding their territory in that direction, focusing particularly on their alliance with China in 1857 in their war with England, France and the USA and subsequent treaties signed with China in 1858 and 1861 which granted them large areas of land, including the area where Vladivostok was established. The article also discusses Russian naval movements and the areas of the pacific they visited and their particular interest in Japan at this time.The heading of the article is titled 'la politique russe dans les mers d'orient', however the heading at the top of each subsequent page reads 'la diplomatie russe dans l'extrême orient' (Russian diplomacy in the far east)
- Holding institution:
- British Library. India Office Records and Private Papers
- Data provider:
- Qatar National Library
- 13 folios
- Public Domain
Mss Eur F126/21, ff 48-60
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- British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers
- Journal article
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