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A Man of HonourAdam Czartoryski as a Statesman of Russia and Poland 1795–1831$
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W. H. Zawadzki

Print publication date: 1993

Print ISBN-13: 9780198203032

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203032.001.0001

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In the Russian Orbit: A Journey to St Petersburg

In the Russian Orbit: A Journey to St Petersburg

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(p.7) 1 In the Russian Orbit: A Journey to St Petersburg
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A Man of Honour
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W. H. ZAWADZKI

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203032.003.0002

After the invasion of Poland and seizure of their parent's landed fortune, the two young brothers, Prince Konstanty Czartoryski and Prince Adam Jerzy Czartoryski went on a journey to St. Petersburg. Their purpose was to enter service at Empress Catherine II's court, to placate and reverse her sequestration order. This chapter describes the significant events highlighting Poland's international position, constitutional reform, magnate opposition, as well as Adam Czartoryski's political association with Russia.

Keywords:   Prince Konstanty Czartoryski, Prince Adam Jerzy Czartoryski, St. Petersburg, Empress Catherine II, constitutional reform, Poland, Russia

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