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Definition of Decembrist

Decembrist
Decembrist De*cem"brist, n. (Russian Hist.) One of those who conspired for constitutional government against the Emperor Nicholas on his accession to the throne at the death of Alexander I., in December, 1825; -- called also Dekabrist. He recalls the history of the decembrists . . . that gallant band of revolutionists. --G. Kennan.

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- The Decembrist revolt or the Decembrist uprising (Russian: Восстание декабристов, tr. Vosstanie dekabristov) took place in Imperial Russia on 26 December [O...
- "The Decembrist" is the eighth episode of the second season of the television series The Blacklist, which aired on NBC on November 10, 2014. The episode...
- The Decembrists was a planned novel by Leo Tolstoy, who finished three chapters. Its hero was to have been a parti****nt in the abortive Decembrist Uprising...
- with them and attempted to curtail the tsar's powers during the abortive Decembrist revolt of 1825. At the end of the conservative reign of Nicolas I (1825–55)...
- politicians. Modern revolutionary activity in the Russian Empire began with the Decembrist revolt of 1825. Although serfdom was abolished in 1861, it was done on...
- times) Internal Razin's Rebellion Bulavin Rebellion Pugachev's Rebellion Decembrist revolt Russian Civil War August Uprising Coup d'état attempt (1991) 1993...
- ISBN 0-449-21520-2. Schmitt, Mark (March 2006). "Straight Line Projections". The Decembrist. Sam Donaldson at The Interviews: An Oral History of Television Appearances...
- Polar Star was a Russian language literary almanac, published in Saint Petersburg from 1822 to 1825. The Full title in Russian was Полярная звезда. Карманная...
- they had looted and brought back with them. In this he recalled the 1825 Decembrist Revolt by Russian soldiers returning from having defeated France in the...
- times) Internal Razin's Rebellion Bulavin Rebellion Pugachev's Rebellion Decembrist revolt Russian Civil War August Uprising Coup d'état attempt (1991) 1993...
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