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Утраченные страницы из дневника Ивана Ильинского
Lost Pages from Ivan Ilinsky’s diary

Author(s): Victor Tsvirkun
Subject(s): History, Local History / Microhistory, Romanian Literature, History of Education
Published by: Institutul Patrimoniului Cultural al Academiei de Științe a Moldovei
Keywords: D. Cantemir; Peter I; Antioh Kantemir; Ivan Ilinsky; diary entries; archive materials; unknown biographical facts; the Persian military campaign;

Summary/Abstract: The article presents the result of a comparative analysis of the two texts of Ivan Ilyinsky’s diary, the former secretary of D. Cantemir and mentor of his children. One of them is known and repeatedly published, the other has recently been discovered by us in the archives of St. Petersburg branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. On their basis, in conjunction with other historical sources used, a number of facts and dates from the life and work of the Moldovan ruler D. Cantemir in his last years were restored

  • Issue Year: XXIII/2018
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 48-55
  • Page Count: 8
  • Language: Russian