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SiberiaA History of the People$
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Janet M Hartley

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780300167948

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: January 2015

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300167948.001.0001

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Life in a Siberian Village

Life in a Siberian Village

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(p.55) Chapter Five Life in a Siberian Village
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Siberia
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Janet M. Hartley

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Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300167948.003.0005

This chapter discusses life in Siberian villages over the eighteenth and first three quarters of the nineteenth century. Siberia was different from European Russia. The environment, the climate, the natural resources, the terrain, the distances, and the difficulties of communication all affected the way peasants worked, dressed, and lived. The small number of serfs compared with state peasants, the presence of many Cossacks and military men, the indigenous peoples all had an impact on village life, on personal relationships, and on the way peasants governed themselves.

Keywords:   Siberia, Siberian history, villages, state peasants, serfs, Cossacks, military men, indigenous peoples

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