New materials are published about the Moscow Embassy of 1576 to the Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire. Compared are different contemorant points of view of on the embassy and realisation of its mission, as well as pecularities of its preception.
During the past twenty years, imagology as a study of national images has become one of the fastest growing academic fi elds in the PRC. This paper presents a review of contemporary Chinese publications regarding the image of Russia. The author analyzes the articles on international image of Russian Federation as well as Chinese perceptions of our country.