Paul Bushkovitch

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Reuben Post Halleck Prof of History
Office: 
HGS 213
Phone: 
203-432-1351
Fields of interest: 

Russia to 1800; Russian foreign policy, Orthodoxy, and empire

Bio: 
Paul Bushkovitch received his Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1975. He specializes in Russia before the eighteenth century. He is the author of The Merchants of Moscow 1580-1650 (1980), Religion and Society in Russia, the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries (1992), (with Maija Jansson and Nikolai Rogozhin) “England and the North: the Russian Embassy of 1613-1614,” Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society 210 (1994), Peter the Great (2001), Peter the Great: The Struggle for Power, 1671-1725 (2001), and A Concise History of Russia, Cambridge, 2012.
 
His graduate courses include an introduction to early Russian history and research seminars on topics in sixteenth and seventeenth century Russian history.
 

Geography: 
Russia