Philadelphia, August 1998. History of Science conference.

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Alexei Karimov

Ph. D., researcher in the History of Geography, Institute for the History of Science and Technology, Russian Academy of Sciences. Specializing in the history of Russian land and forest cadastre and mapping (XVIII - XX century).

Regional representative for Russia and Eastern Europe in the European Society for Environmental History. If you are interested to know more about this Society, to receive regular information about it's activities or become a member, do not hesitate writing me, in Russian or English.
About European Society for Environmental History (in Russian)
Региональный корреспондент по России и Восточной Европе Европейского Общества по экологической истории. Пишите мне, чтобы получить подробную информацию об Обществе, регистрации на сайте ESEH, вступлении в члены Общества.
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Below see my on-line resources, works and personal details

Contact information:

Telephone:  (off) (+095) 921-05-79, 125-57-73 
Fax:  (off) (+095) 925-99-11
E-mail:
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Currently in search of international partners and collaborators for the project HISTORY OF RUSSIAN ADMINISTRATIVE BOUNDARIES (XVIII - XX centuries).

On-line resources and publications

Collection of old Russian cadastral maps and documents updated 06, May 2001
Russian historical geography online bibliography (in Russian, in collaboration with Dr. Irina Merzliakova) (updated 16 October 2001)
A History of Russian administrative boundaries(XVIII - XX centuries). Paper, presented to the International Workshop on Historical GIS. Shanghai, China, 23 - 25 August, 2001: (in collaboration with Dr. Irina Merzliakova) (updated 16 October 2001)
State, Navy and the Origin of Petrine Forest Cadastre - report at the International Conference "Peter the Great and the West: New Perspectives", Greenwich,UK, July 1998. Organized by National Maritime Museum and School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University of London.
Russian Cadastral Surveys before and after Peter the Great.  - report at the XX International Congress for the History of Science, Liege, Belgium, 1997. Draft of the paper published in The Cartographic Journal, December 1999. 
Zemstvo cadastral surveys (1864- 1917) Zemstvo was a regional elective administration in Russia in 1864 -1917. Coming in several days!

Personal details

Curriculum Vitae updated 12 October, 2001 List of oral presentations updated 12 October, 2001
List of publications updated 12 October, 2001 Link to my work directory Some of subfolders require login and password.

This page was last updated 16 October, 2001