Tag: Novgorod

A look-Russian Slavic peasant economy

by Aldo C. Marturano from the documents that describe them at the end of the seventh century. d.C. by which time the great migrations from the south of the Ukrainian steppes have now stops, Slavs are recognized by the neighbors as good farmers and above…

The Swedish crusade against Novgorod

by Aldo C. Marturano. In 1291 ends the adventure crusade to the Holy Land and the various orders of chivalry defeated and disappointed find themselves having to return to their homeland to seek new employment for their military activities become too specialized…

Issues of independence

by Aldo C. Marturano. It 's time to focus on some key aspects of the history of Monsignor Great Novgorod, the famous medieval republic to the peak of success in the fourteenth century. (and at the same time, apparently without knowing it nor predict, on the brink of…

The Market and the Mercatura Novgorodese

Monsignor Novgorod the Great is divided into two halves by the river Volhov: The Bank of Santa Sofia and one in front or Riva del Mercato or, in russo, Torg. As one of the Saint Sophia Torg had a ring of…