Hanson, Philip and Michael J. Bradshaw, eds. The Territories of the Russian Federation 2001. 2nd ed. London: Europa Publications, 2001.
Part One consists of authoritative articles by the editors on Russian regional politics and the place of the regions in the national economy. It also provides a list of key chronological events in Russian history. Part Two, the heart of this reference work, contains individual chapters on the history, geography, and economic and political status of each of Russia's 89 regions (oblasts) and autonomous republics and districts (okrugs). Each regional entry includes a map that includes major cities.
Written permission is required for reprinting or electronic distribution of any portion of the East-West Church & Ministry Report.
© 2001 East-West Church and Ministry Report