This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Petersburg - This place is the largest and most Westernized of the major Russian cities.
Samovar - This thing is a heated, metal Russian tea container and tea maker.
Fourier - This philosopher is a French Utopian socialist.
Serf - This is a Russian social class until emancipation in the 19th century.
Alexander Herzen - This writer is a 19th century Russian liberal who edited and printed the influential and technically illegal journal, The Bell.
Fête - This term is a French word for a party of some kind, usually...
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