Российско-американские отношения (конец XVIII - начало XX вв.). Материалы международной научной конференции "200 лет российско-американских отношений" ( Москва, 8-10 ноября 2007 г.)
The collection includes articles on various aspects of Russian- American relations, the history of the United States late XVIII - early XX centuries. The first part examines the activities of individual diplomatic representatives of this period are analyzed shapedin the XIX-XX centuries. images of the two countries can be traced stages and directionsterritorial U.S. expansion in the late XVIII-XIX centuries. We study the problems of theeconomic history of Russia and America, mediation of President Theodore Roosevelt duringthe Russian -Japanese war. The second part of the book is devoted to the political problems of U.S. history. Cultural ties between the two countries - the subject of our studies of the third part. Collective work is designed for professionals , teachers, students and anyone interested in the history of Russia and America.
This article is about Deborah Sampson (1760-1827) - a remarkable woman serving in the Continental Army. Inspired by the events of the American Revolution, she dressed in men's clothing and enlisted in Massachusetts Regiment under the assumed name of Robert Shurtlieff. She became the first woman who received a pension based on her service in American Army. She was the first female who lectured on her experience as a soldier in the war.