6, 2012

Contents

«THE ROUND TABLE»

  • New Fundamental Work about the Great Patriotic War;

ARTICLES

  • Kostiouk R.V., Novikova I.N. The "Right Turn” in Political Life of Modern Europe;
  • Volokitina T.V. Bulgaria Is the 16th Republic of the USSR: Plans And Reality. 1960th Years;
  • Dzhalilov T.A. To the Question about the Influence of the Soviet Factor in the Czechoslovak Events 1964 - 1967;
  • Kurilla I.I. (Volgograd)Studying of International Relations History in the Conditions of Sociocultural Turn;
  • Petelin B. V. (Cherepovets) The CDU in Exile: From History of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany;
  • Tchernysheva O.V. The Ordination of Women in Swedish Church;

WORD OF THE HISTORIAN

  • Academician Davidson A.B. Historical experience of the African national congress;

HISTORIOGRAPHY AND SOURCE STUDY

  • Kremer I.S. New Documents on History of the Soviet-German Relations (1920-1941);

DOCUMENTARY ESSAYS

  • Kopylov N.A. Northern Direction of Patriotic War 1812: the Swiss Soldiers on Fields of Russia;
  • Turygin A.A. Leader of the Pangerman League Heinrich Class;
  • Sergeev E.Yu. British Politician Lord George Nathaniel Curzon;

MESSAGES

  • Sokov I.A. Leolyn Dana Wilgress and Canadian-Soviet Relations in the 40-th Years of the 20th Century;
  • Burova T.T. Criticism of the Neutrality Act in the Congress of the USA;

PAGES OF THE PAST

  • Petrunina O.E.The Megali Idea in the Greek Literature and Art of the 19th – the Beginning of the 20th Century;

PUBLICATIONS

  • Viscount Halifax Reports… The Publication Preparedby L.V. Pozdeeva;

THE FACTS, EVENTS, PEOPLE

  • Kozhukharov A. (Bulgaria). Bulgarian Fellowship Cadets in Artillery Officer Course (1901-1914);

BOOK REVIEWS

ACADEMIC LIFE

THE INDEX OF ARTICLES AND THE MATERIALS PUBLISHED IN THE JOURNAL IN 2012


Summaries and keywords of the published materials

New Fundamental Work About The Great Patriotic War

In the editorial office of the journal «New and Modern History» at the session of round table under the chairmanship of Academician G.N. Sevostyanov with participation of representatives of the Editorial commission of the publication and heads of authors collectives of the first, second and third volumes discussed the progress of work on the preparation of a new fundamental 12-volume The Great Patriotic War 1941-1945.

Keywords: Second World War history, Great Patriotic War history, 12-tomnik Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945, t. 1, M, 2011: Main events of war, t. 2, M, 2012: Origin and war beginning.

R.V. Kostiouk, I.N. Novikova. Whether There Was in Europe the Right Turn?

The rise to the power of right-wing parties is becoming one of the main trends on modern European political landscape. This article attempts to examine the core points of so called "right turn" in Europa’s political life in the XXI century, to determine the causes and some features of this process.

Keywords: Party system, right and extreme right parties, parliamentary elections, "right turn" in Modern Europe.

T.V. Volokitina. Bulgaria Is the 16th Republic of the USSR: Plans And Reality. 1960th Years

In the article the policy of the Bulgarian political guide to transformation of Bulgaria into the one of the republics of the Soviet Union is analyzed. The article has a debatable character and is based on the Soviet diplomatic documents, entered into a scientific turn for the first time. The author undertakes an attempt to analyse reciprocal actions of Moscow.

Keywords. Bulgaria, Soviet Union, Idea of the 16th Republic, SEV, economic integration, prospects of state and political merge.

T.A.Dzhalilov. To the Question about the Influence of the Soviet Factor in the Czechoslovak Events of the 1964 - 1967

In the article on the basis of archival materials and literature of the last years the influence of the Soviet factor on events The Prague spring 1964-1967 is considered.

Keywords: Soviet factor, The Prague spring, CPSU Central Committee.

I.I. Kurilla. Studying of International Relations History in the Conditions of Sociocultural Turn

In the article a role of history of the international relations in structure of historical researches and also the influence on a current state of these new approaches is considered. According to the author, research of international relations history is capable to return it for the advanced boundaries of a science.

Keywords: international relations history, sociocultural turn, political history.

B. V. Petelin. The CDU in Exile: From History of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany

In days of existence of two Germany was divided also the Christian Democratic party – the CDU. Along with CDU in West Germany and CDU in East Germany, existed the CDU in exile, created in 1950 by Jakob Kaiser both his supporters and followers. About destiny of this party, her politician and activity it is told in the article.

Keywords: Germany, CDU CSU, Soviet Military Administration in Germany, CDU in exile, Jakob Kaiser

O. V. Tchernysheva. The Ordination of Women in Swedish Church

In the article it is considered, how in Sweden women achieved equality with men in possibility to ordination and to be bishops. Though the law of the ordination of women was accepted in 1958, still female priests have no full equality with the male priests.

Keywords: Swedish church, female priests, Church cathedral.

I.S. Kremer. New Documents on History of the Soviet-German Relations (1920-1941)

In the article the new fundamental publication of materials on history of the Soviet-German relations being stored in the Archive of the President of the Russian Federation Moscow-Berlin. Policy and Diplomacy of the Kremlin. 19201941 is analyzed.

Keywords: Soviet-German relations 1920-1941, sources, Archive of the President of the Russian Federation, politicy and diplomacy of the USSR

N.A.Kopylov. Northern Direction of Patriotic War 1812: the Swiss Soldiers on Fields of Russia

The article is dated for the 200th anniversary of Patriotic War 1812. The author devoted the article to participation in the war of the Swiss soldiers in the multinational army of Napoleon.

Keywords: Valaisian battalion, the II Corps of Oudinot, P. Wittgenstein.

A. Turygin Leader of the Pangerman League Heinrich Class.

The article by A. Turygin attempt to examine and analyze the stages and content of political activity Heinrich Class, who led from 1908 to 1939 the Pangerman League. The author examines the political biography of Class in the context of Pangermanism. The H. Class figure is presented as a liaison between the nationalist movement in the empire in the era of Kaiser Wilhelm II and the national-socialisms movement in the Weimar Republic and Third Reich.

Keywords: Pangermanism, Pangerman League, “living space”, nationalism.

E.Yu. Sergeev. British Politician Lord George Nathaniel Curzon

The sketch written on the basis of the earlier inaccessible British and Russian archival materials, focuses its attention on the most interesting episodes of life and career of lord George Nathanael Curzon the British politician, the diplomat and the traveler holding a post of the Viceroy of India in 1898-1905 and the Foreign Secretary in 1919-1924. Curzon's works on geography, ethnography and culture of the countries of the East didn't lose the value so far, and his contribution to creation into the international relations after the World War 1 is difficult for overestimating.

Keywords: Sir George Nathaniel Curzon, Foreign Policy of Great Britain, Big Game, Viceroy of India, Curzon's line, Curzon's ultimatum.

I.A. Sokov. Leolyn Dana Wilgress and Canadian-Soviet Relations in the 40-th Years of the 20th Century

The author of the article shows the role of Canadian diplomacy and the Canadian Envoy (1942-1944) and then the Canadian Ambassador (1944-1946) on the war help to the USSR, the strengthening of friendship and good-neighborly relations between our countries.

Keywords: Canadian-soviet relations, L.D. Wilgress, the Second World War, the Cold War.

T.T. Burova. Criticism of the Neutrality Act in the Congress of the USA

In the article is considered evolution of the American foreign policy in the 30th - the beginning of the 40th years of the 20th century when there was a turn from the isolationism policy to participation of the USA in fight against the "axis" countries. Discussion of this question in the Congress, the Senate and press of the USA is shown.

Keywords: Isolationism, Neutrality Act, Lend-Lease Act, Roosevelt.

O.E. Petrunina. The Megali Idea in the Greek Literature and Art of the 19th the Beginning of the 20th Century

The article is devoted to history of the origin of the Greek national ideology, so-called Megali Idea , played an important role in fight for independence and the state construction of Greece, and to its reflection in literature and art of the country 19 the beginnings of 20 century.

Keywords: Megali Idea , new Athenian school, Katharevousa, Demotic.

Viscount Halifax Reports… The Publication Prepared by L.V. Pozdeeva;

In the publication the translation of documents in which Viscount Halifax in the stay by the ambassador of Great Britain in the USA does the review of a position of the USA concerning the USSR is given.

Keywords: Halifax, Second World War, USSR and allies.

A. Kozhukharov. Bulgarian Fellowship Cadets in Artillery Officer Course (1901-1914)

On the basis of archival sources from the Bulgarian archives the main issues of training of the Bulgarian Fellowship Cadets in 1901-1914 in the Artillery officer course in Kronstadt are considered.

Key words: Artillery officer course, Bulgarian Fellowship Cadets