№3, 2013

Contents

ARTICLES

  • Pechatnov V. O. The Final Stage of the"Great Alliance": Stalin, Truman and Churchill at the End of World War II (Based on New Documents);
  • Burov V.G. The 18th Congress of the Communist Party of China and Strategy of Development of China;
  • Maryina V.V. Czechoslovakia. 1937: New Materials on Stories of Ripening of the Munich Crisis;
  • Vasilyev V.I. World War II in Public Opinion of Modern Germany;
  • GlazunovaE.N.USA and Coup d’État in Iran in 1953;
  • Bovykin D.Yu. VeroneseDeclaration of Louis XVIII;

HISTORIOGRAPHY AND SOURCE STUDY

  • Noskova A.F. The Ukrainian Nationalists in Fight for "Cathedral Ukraine" in the 1940th Years;
  • Babakina E.I. Napoleon Bonaparte and Serfdom Cancellation in Russia in the Domestic Historiography of War 1812;

DOCUMENTARY ESSAYS

  • SusloparovaE.А. Arthur Cook – the Hero of the Strike of English Miners in 1926;
  • Ayrapetov A.G. "The Red Count" Károlyi - the First President of Hungary;
  • Labutina T.V.The British Naval Officer John Den in the Service for Peter I;

SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES

  • Latypov L.N. Martynov D. E.(Kazan). The 8th Congress of the Russian Orientalists;

MESSAGES

  • Ivanov Yu.V. About the Soviet cultural ties with Poland in the 20-30th years of the 20th century;
  • Chikaidze Ch.M. (Vladikavkaz). To History of Problems of the Arab Unity (1920 – the 1940th years);
  • Troyanovskaya M.O. Thomas Jefferson and American Slavery. Modern historiography trends;

PAGES OF THE PAST

  • Orlov A.A. Concept of Christian Unity by Erasmus of Rotterdam. Problem of a Fair World Order in the Treatise "World Complaint";

BOOK REVIEWS

ACADEMIC LIFE

CHRONICLE


Summaries and keywords of the published materials

V. O. Pechatnov. The Final Stage of the"Great Alliance": Stalin, Truman and Churchill at the End of World War II (Based on New Documents)

In the article some nodal points of the relations between the USSR, the USA and Great Britain at the final stage of World War II, connected with capitulation of Germany, crisis round Trieste and preparation of the Potsdam conference are considered. On the basis of new documents from the Russian, British and American archives the combination of cooperation and growing contradictions between allies on an anti-Hitler coalition is analyzed.

Keywords: World War II, Trieste crisis, Potsdam conference, Stalin, Truman, Churchill.

V.G.Burov. The 18th Congress of the Communist Party of China and Strategy of Development of China

In the article results of the 18th congress of the CPC, the "scientific development concepts" of China, and also the political, economic and social problems facing the Chinese society are considered.

Keywords: The 18th congress of the CPC, socialism with the Chinese specifics.

V. V. Maryina. Czechoslovakia. 1937: New Materials on Stories of Ripening of the Munich Crisis

In the article the foreign policy of Czechoslovakia after E.Beneš`s election on the post of the president, directed on strengthening of collective security in Europe is analyzed. Efforts of the head of state to sign the non-aggression pact with Germany are in detail traced.

Keywords: Czechoslovakia, E.Beneš , Czech-German negotiations of 1937.

V. V. Sogrin. Birth of the American Empire: 1898–1918 . Reasons, Purposes, Methods

In the article is investigated the question, whether the USA can consider as the empire and in what its features consist. The various points of view on this problem are considered.

Keywords: USA, empire, "democracy export".

V.I. Vasilyev. World War II in Public Opinion of Modern Germany

In the article is analyzed by historians and politicians of the unified Germany the process of reconsideration of history of World War II 1939-1945, in particular its major part – German-Soviet war 1941-1945. Discussions in the society of Germany on the occasion of the 70 anniversary of attack of the Third Reich to the USSR became a large contribution to date fixing "on June 22, 1941" in the German culture of historical memory. Now in Germany the tendency to further reconciliation between the people of Germany and Russia is fixed.

Keywords: World War II, the Great Patriotic War of the Soviet Union against Hitlerite Germany, debate in the Bundestag of Germany on the subject "June 22, 1941.", process of historical reconciliation between Russia and Germany.

E.N. Glazunova. USA and Coup d’État in Iran in 1953

The article chronicles and analyses the role of the US in the coup against prime minister M. Mossadeq in Iran in 1953.

Keywords: USA, CIA, M. Mossadeq, 1953 Iran coup, TPAJAX.

D.Yu. Bovykin. Veronese Declaration of Louis XVIII

The article is devoted to history of creation in 1795 of the political manifesto of Louis XVIII – the Veronese declaration – and reaction to it of various political forces of France.

Keywords: columns Provencal, Louis XVII, comte d'Avaray .

A.F. Noskova. The Ukrainian Nationalists in Fight for "Cathedral Ukraine" in the 1940th Years

In the article is given the review of Ukrainian, Soviet, German and Polish documents about movement and leaders of the Ukrainian nationalists, cooperation with nazis, the OUN-UPA (Ukrainian Insurgent Army) fight for "Cathedral Ukraine" in the years of war, terror against supporters of the Soviet power, and also the Jewish and Polish population, about launched "to war of all against all" in the Western Ukraine;

it is spoken about the reasons of their defeat and suppression of the Ukrainian underground in the USSR.

Keywords: Ukrainian nationalism, years of war, OUN-UPA, Western Ukraine, antisovietism, antisemitism, terror, cooperation with nazis.

E.I.Babakina. Napoleon Bonaparte and Serfdom Cancellation in Russia in the Domestic Historiography of War 1812

In the article are brought some results of the polemic taking place in the domestic historiography of war 1812, on the issue of existence at Napoleon of plans of cancellation of a serfdom in Russia.

Keywords: M.I.Mikhaylovsky-Danilevsky, A.G.Tartakovsky, M.N.Pokrovsky.

E.А. Susloparova. Arthur Cook – the Hero of the Strike of English Miners in 1926

The Essay tells about the famous British trade-union figure Arthur Cook, the General Secretary of the Miners’ Federation from 1924 to 1931. The Author analyses the evolution of Cook’s views, his role in the history of contradictions between the miners and the mine owners, which led to the greatest industrial conflict – the General Strike of 1926.

Keywords: Great Britain, trade-union movement, Miners’ Federation of Great Britain, Labour party, General Strike (1926).

A.G. Ayrapetov. "The Red Count" Károlyi - the First President of Hungary

The author considers the life, political views and activity of "the red count" Mihály Károlyi – the head of the Hungarian democratic movement of the beginning of the 20th century, the leader of October revolution of 1918, the first president of independent Hungary.

Keywords: Count Mihály Ádám György Miklós Károlyi de Nagykároly, Hungarian revolution of 1918, "national democracy".

T.V.Labutina. The British Naval Officer John Den in the Service for Peter I

In the essay is in detail analyzed the work of the British scout J. Dena "History of the Russian fleet in Peter the Great reign", written to them in 1725 after 10-year service on the Russian fleet.

Keywords: John Den, history of the Russian fleet, Peter I, general admiral Apraksin.

Yu.V. Ivanov. About the Soviet cultural ties with Poland in the 20-30th years of the 20th century

The author considers the Soviet-Polish relations in the field of literature, music, theater, cinema.

Keywords: Polish-Soviet cultural ties, P.L.Voykov.

Ch.M.Chikaidze. (Vladikavkaz). To History of Problems of the Arab Unity (1920 – the 1940th years)

In the article the policy of Great Britain in the Arab countries of the Middle East in Keywords: Great Britain, Arab countries, Middle East

M.O. Troyanovskaya. Thomas Jefferson and American Slavery. Modern historiography trends

In the article are shined the views of modern American historians of T.Jefferson's relation to a problem of slavery and his treatment of own slaves. which cause criticism of many present researchers.

Keywords: Jefferson, slavery in the USA, a modern American historiography.

A.A. Orlov. Concept of Christian Unity by Erasmus of Rotterdam. Problem of a Fair World Order in the Treatise "World Complaint"

The author in detail considers the treatise in a context modern to it a historical situation.

Keywords: Erasmus of Rotterdam, "World complaint", international relations of the XVI century.