Paul Bushkovitch

Reuben Post Halleck Prof of History
320 York St, New Haven, CT 06511-3627

Paul Bushkovitch received his Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1975. He specializes in Russia before the eighteenth century. He is the author of The Merchants of Moscow 1580-1650 (1980), Religion and Society in Russia, the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries (1992), (with Maija Jansson and Nikolai Rogozhin) “England and the North: the Russian Embassy of 1613-1614,” Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society 210 (1994), Peter the Great (2001), and Peter the Great: The Struggle for Power, 1671-1725 (2001).


His graduate courses include an introduction to early Russian history and research seminars on topics in sixteenth and seventeenth century Russian history.

Select Publications: 

Peter the Great: the Struggle for Power (Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2001).

Peter the Great (Rowman and Littlefield, Lanham, Maryland, 2001)

Religion and Society in Russia: the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries (New York, Oxford University Press, 1992).

The Merchants of Moscow (New York, Cambridge University Press, 1980).