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By Alexander Lipson

ISBN-10: 0893570400

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60. ⁴⁴ M. Bibin, Dvorianstvo nakanune padeniia tsarizma v Rossii (Saransk, 2000), 65. Avrekh argued that Goremykin’s own views and Rasputin were more influential; A. Avrekh, Tsarizm nakanune sverzheniia (Moscow, 1989), 208. ⁴⁵ Bibin, Dvorianstvo, 57–8; Borodin, Gosudarstvennyi sovet, 145. The First World War 23 German influences, inflation, refugees, and how to unify monarchists. But it quickly split into factions. There was disquiet over the domineering attitude of the Union of Russian People, the largest organization, whilst provincial figures felt alienated from those based in the capital.

7, l. 684. ⁷⁷ Barinova, Pomestnoe dvorianstvo, 303–04. ⁷⁸ It first met on 9 December 1916 when it had 103 members. P. N. Balashev, the leader of the Nationalists in the Duma, was elected to chair a board that included Count V. P. Orlov-Denisov and other United Nobility figures. Ten members were needed to establish a local branch and only five existed by the end of 1916. ⁷⁹ Membership was rising by the revolution, but it probably did not exceed 150. The Union demanded formal recognition of the importance of agriculture to the war effort.

F. Kerenskii (Trudovik) wanted to go to the troops and announce that the Duma was united with them. V. V. Shul’gin (Progressive Nationalist) protested: the Duma could not profess solidarity with demands such as an end to the war. V. I. Dziubinskii (Trudovik) proposed that the Duma had no alternative but to create a new authority and Prince S. P. Mansyrev (Kadet) agreed. Savich declared that this was illegal and tantamount to accepting that a mob had handed them authority. The meeting was clearly divided within parties as well as between them.

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