Sergei Udovik

publisher, writer, journalist, photographer, analyst

Ukraine: palaces, castles and fortresses

Author: Sergei Udovik
Language of publication: English
The number of pages: 352
Binding: hardback
Format: 70х90/8
Year of publication: 2012
Other language editions: Russian
Publisher: Publishing house “Vakler”
ISBN: 978-966-543-153-4
Type of publication: Photo book

Photo book introduces you to the magnificent palaces, mighty castles and famous fortresses of Ukraine. The history of fortifications in Ukraine covers the period from IX century BC to the present. Famous battles and historical events are associated with castles and palaces of Ukraine. Photo book describes more than 50 castles and palaces, tells the history of their construction, architecture, and the most famous owners, including kings and emperors. Description illustrates more than 700 stunning photographs and archival images of palaces and castles, 8 maps and 14 diagrams.


 

CONTENT


INTRODUCTION
THE AKKERMAN FORTRESS
GENOESE FORTRESS IN SUDAK
KHOTYN FORTRESS
KAMIANETS-PODILSKYI FORTRESS
LUTSK CASTLE OF LUBART
MEDZHIBOZH CASTLE
PALANOK CASTLE IN MUKACHEVE
CHYNADIYOVO
UZHHOROD CASTLE
CASTLES OF PRINCES OSTROGSKI
OLESKO CASTLE
ZOLOCHIV CASTLE
KORNIAKT’S PALACE
“IDEAL TOWN” OF ZHOVKVA
RADZIWILL CASTLE IN OLYKA
WISNIOWIECKI PALACE IN VYSHNEVETS
PIDHIRTSI CASTLE
PALACE OF THE HAŃSKIS IN VERKHOVNIA
PALACES OF STANISŁAW SZCZĘSNY POTOCKI
PALACE OF THE PONIATOWSKIS – THE LOPUKHINS
BILA TSERKVA
VORONTSOV PALACE IN ODESSA
PALACE OF COUNTS CZECZEL
PALACE OF COUNT FREDRO
PALACE OF THE VON MECKS IN BRAILOV
METROPOLITAN’S RESIDENCE IN ST. SOPHIA OF KYIV
MARIINSKY PALACE IN KYIV
HETMANIC BATURYN
ESTATES OF THE KOCHUBEYS
PALACE OF THE RAZUMOVSKYS-REPNINS IN YAGOTYN
ESTATE OF THE ZAKREVSKY FAMILY IN BEREZOVA RUDKA
KACHANOVKA
POTOCKI PALACE IN LVIV
PALACES OF THE POTOCKIS IN ODESSA
ABAZA PALACE IN ODESSA
PALACE OF COUNTS TOLSTOY IN ODESSA
RESIDENCE OF METROPOLITANS IN CHERNIVTSI
KHAN PALACE IN BAKHCHISARAI
VORONTSOV PALACE IN ALUPKA
LIVADIA PALACE
MASSANDRA PALACE
KHARAKS
DIULBER PALACE IN MISKHOR
YUSUPOVS’ PALACES IN THE CRIMEA
HOUSE OF HORODECKI
TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
ABBREVIATIONS

 

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