Re: [sig] New comer naming question
- Ah, spaseeba to Yeliz for the notes. I guess Misha would be placed in
Novogrod. Another question:Would there be any Tataric influence with the
clothing or did the Russian's keep their own sense of style in defiance to
their Tatar rulers? I think I asked this question before, but just want to
make sure. Any good places online for Russian information? Most of the stuff
I have found is either high school oriented (either too vague or maybe
misleading) or in Russian (And I don't read Cyrrilic or speak Russian).
Thanks for the info everyone!
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> Would there be any Tataric influence with theThere's a very nice SCA publication about 13 C Novgorod, reprinted
> clothing or did the Russian's keep their own sense of style in defiance to
> their Tatar rulers?
online at http://www.geocities.com/ilyana7/novgorod/toc.html
Also, Mistress Nicolaa put together a book on Novgorod in 1036 which
you once were able to order from her. It was written for a local
For a more general overview, heck out my costume lecture notes:
Particularly, according to "A Cultural History of Russia" (details in
- The Moscow Court spoke Turkish in the 15th century.
- By the end of the 17th century, approximately 17% of the Moscow
aristocracy was Mongol.
- Many Russian noblemen from the 15th to 17th centuries took Mongol
(Personally, my persona is ostensibly Kiev circa 1450, and own
wardrobe is Ukranian, Russian, and Mongol)