Письмо турецкому султану. Образы России глазами историка
Evgeniy Anisimov adresses to history painiting considering both famous and less known works of Il`ya Repin, Vasiliy Surikov, Nikolai Rerikh and others. The author introduces the reader to a historical context and events of the Russian history. He allows the reader to see the difference between the historical truth and imagination as well as to learn about images of historical memory. The book is brimmed with fascinating details on everyday life in the XVI century, clothers of the XVIII century and many other aspects which make the book interesting for everyone.