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The Northwest Caucasus

Walter Richmond

The Northwest Caucasus

Past, Present, Future (Central Asian Studies)

by Walter Richmond

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10208085M
    ISBN 100415776155
    ISBN 109780415776158

    Plant geographical description of the area, syntaxonomy, spatial patterns, floristic richness, structure of plant communities in relation to soil properties and herbivore influence were described for a mountain region that is difficult to access. Request PDF | Alpine Ecosystems in the Northwest Caucasus | The morphological analysis of plant species is necessary for a detailed study of important features of plant communities, such as plant.

    The book represents results of 20 years' worth of ecological investigation of alpine ecosystems in the Northwest Caucasus. Plant geographical description of the area, syntaxonomy, spatial patterns, floristic richness, structure of plant communities in relation to soil properties and herbivore influence were described for a mountain region that is difficult to access. The Caucasus mountains rise at the intersection of Europe, Russia, and the Middle East. A land of astonishing natural beauty and a dizzying array of ancient cultures, the Caucasus for most of the twentieth century lay inside the Soviet Union, before movements of national liberation created newly independent countries and sparked the devastating war in Chechnya.

    Cambridge Core - Ancient History - The Archaeology of the Caucasus - by Antonio SagonaCited by: 7. The Circassians have a long history forged in the crucible of their homeland in the mountains and valleys of the Northwest Caucasus. Of the many peoples of the Caucasus, they are notable for their wide and vociferous diaspora, particularly in Turkey and the Middle East. NEW. This listing is a new book, a title currently in /5(10).


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This book presents a comprehensive history of the Northwest Caucasus. It examines interethnic relations and demographic changes that have occurred, shedding new light on how the policies of the Ottoman Empire, Crimean Khanate, and Russia have affected the peoples living in the region and their current socio-political situation/5(6).

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The Northwest Caucasian languages, also called West Caucasian, Abkhazo-Adyghean, Abkhazo-Circassian, Circassic, or sometimes Pontic languages (as opposed to Caspian languages for the Northeast Caucasian languages), are a group of languages spoken in the northwestern Caucasus region, chiefly in three Russian republics (Adygea, Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay–Cherkessia), the disputed Geographic distribution: Caucasus in Eastern Europe.

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Available in: is the first book to present a comprehensive history of the Northwest Caucasus. Based on extensive research, it describes Due to COVID, orders may be : $   This is the first book to present a comprehensive history of the Northwest Caucasus. Based on extensive research, it describes the peoples of the Northwest Caucasus, which have a significantly different ethnic makeup and history than the Northeast (Chechnya and Daghestan).

The book examines their struggles for survival against repeated invasions and their ultimate defeat at the hands. The Caucasus (/ ˈ k ɔː k ə s ə s /), or Caucasia (/ k ɔː ˈ k eɪ ʒ ə /), is an area situated between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea and mainly occupied by Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and is home to the Caucasus Mountains, including the Greater Caucasus mountain range, which has historically been considered a natural barrier between Eastern Europe and Western ies: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia.

This is the first book to present a comprehensive history of the Northwest Caucasus. Based on extensive research, it describes the peoples of the Northwest Caucasus, which have a significantly different ethnic makeup and history than the Northeast (Chechnya and Daghestan).Cited by: 9.

This is the first book to present a comprehensive history of the Northwest Caucasus. Based on extensive research, it describes the peoples of the Northwest Caucasus, which have a significantly different ethnic makeup and history than the Northeast (Chechnya and Daghestan).Brand: Taylor And Francis.

Presents a history of the Northwest Caucasus. This book examines interethnic relations and demographic changes that have occurred, shedding light on how the policies of.

The book also closely examines the struggles the Northwest Caucasus peoples continue to undergo in the post-Soviet era, facing pressures from organized crime, religious extremism, and a federal Author: Walter Richmond.

The Northwest Caucasus by Walter Richmond,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(6). The Northwest Caucasus – including Russia’s internal republics of Adygea, Karachai-Cherkessia, and Kabardino-Balkaria, as well as parts of Krasnodar Krai in Russia proper – presents a veritably kaleidoscopic ethno-linguistic picture.

As can be seen from this ethno-linguistic map of Karachai-Cherkessia, based on census data, Indo-European-speaking groups such as the Russians.

This is the first book to present a comprehensive history of the Northwest Caucasus. Based on extensive research, it describes the peoples of the Northwest Caucasus, which have a significantly different ethnic makeup and history than the Northeast (Chechnya and Daghestan).

Lee "The Northwest Caucasus Past, present, future" por Walter Richmond disponible en Rakuten Kobo. This is the first book to present a comprehensive history of the Northwest Caucasus.

Based on extensive research, it des Brand: Taylor And Francis. The book combines a comprehensive overview with the results of in-depth research. the volume may be recommended for all interested in the Caucasus and in high mountain ecology in general, as it presents a rich diversity of scientific approaches to the study of relevant topics." Alpine Ecosystems in the Northwest Caucasus Editors.

Perhaps more than any other group of languages those of the Caucasus are famous for their enormous and difficult consonantal systems. It is by no means exceptional for one of these languages to have as many as 50 consonants, and of these languages those from the Northwest Caucasus have the largest and most complex consonantal : John Colarusso.

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The book is the product of twenty years of research and professional cooking with foraged foods. Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (4 Aug.

) This is the first book to present a comprehensive history of the Northwest Caucasus. Based on extensive research, it describes the peoples of the Northwest Caucasus, which have a significantly different ethnic makeup and history than the Northeast (Chechnya and Daghestan).

Caucasian peoples, various ethnic groups living in the Caucasus, a geographically complex area of mountain ranges, plateaus, foothills, plains, rivers, and lakes, with grasslands, forests, marshes, and dry complex of regions harbours more than 50 separate peoples, ranging from language communities with only a few hundred speakers to large national groups numbering millions.Northwest Caucasian, also called the Abkhazo-Adyghean, Circassian, or Pontic family, with a total of about million speakers.

Includes the Kabardian language, with one million speakers. It is commonly believed that all Caucasian languages have many consonants."This book will introduce a wide readership to a unique and ancient relic of human lore still tenaciously preserved in the North Caucasus—a fabulous world of gods and goddesses, demigods and antigods, monsters and ogres, giants and lilliputians, witches and warlocks, Caucasian Medusas and tree-ladies.