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Preamble Chapter One: A Double-Headed Eagle: Russia, Land of Paradox [ms 16] Chapter Two: Azure Heights, Sapphire Depths: Philosophical Concepts of the Russian Silver Age Chapter Three: The Shock of the New: Technology, Science, Engineering Chapter Four: The Style Moderne: Russian Refractions of Art Nouveau Chapter Five: The World of Art: Sergei Diaghilev and His Circle Chapter Six: Flowers, Flowers to Cover the Tomb!: Blooms of Decadence Chapter Seven: Body Art: Ballet, Theater, Cabaret, Nudism Chapter Eight: Aesthetes and Barbarians: Apollo and the Suicide of Art Chapter Nine: The Year 1913: Crossroads of Past and Future Chapter Ten: Apocalypse Now: War, Revolution, and Cultural Centrifuge Epilogue Notes Chronology Glossary Further Reading Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Arts, Russian -- 20th century.
Modernism (Aesthetics) -- Russia -- History -- 20th century.
Russia -- Civilization -- 1801-1917.