The Trinity-Sergius lavra in Russian history and culture
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Published by Holy Trinity Seminary Press in Jordanville, NY .
Written in English


  • Sergiĭ, -- Radonezhskiĭ, Saint, -- ca. 1314-1391 or 2 -- Congresses,
  • Troit︠s︡e-Sergieva lavra -- History -- Congresses,
  • Religion and culture -- Russia -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Vladimir Tsurikov
SeriesReadings in Russian religious culture -- v. 3
ContributionsTsurikov, Vladimir
The Physical Object
Pagination356 p., [16] p. of col. plates :
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15601462M
ISBN 101929829272
ISBN 109781929829279
LC Control Number2005936413

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