Lomonosov and Russian Enlightenment

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Ryjenkov M.R.

Lomonosov and Russian Enlightenment


The article is devoted the the great Russian scientist-encyclopaedist Michael Vasilevich Lomonosov, the founder of the Moscow university. Research of the sources allowing comprehensively to recreate an image of the scientist as the person and the historical figure, the author aspires to the objective analysis and an estimation of the contribution of M.V. Lomonosov in development of Russian Enlightenment.


M.V. Lomonosov, source, Academy of Sciences, G.F. Miller, A.L. Shlecer, historiography, Norman theory, Voltaire, A.P. Sumarokov, V.K. Trediakovsky

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Ryjenkov Mikhail Rafailovich - Director of the Russian State Archive of Ancient Acts (RGADA), Ph.D. in History, Moscow; 8-499-246-50-91; This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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