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Road to Bloody Sunday: The Role of Father Gapon and the Petersburg Massacre of 1905

by Walter Sablinsky Princeton Legacy Library
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Drawing on all available documents, Walter Sablinsky reappraises the events, especially the role of the volatile and often unpredictable Father Gcorgii Gapon. the young Orthodox priest who inspired and led the workers' organization. Originally published in 1986. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

  • FrontMatter, pg. i
  • Contents, pg. vii
  • Preface, pg. ix
  • CHAPTER I. Introduction: St. Petersburg Workers before 1905, pg. 1
  • CHAPTER II. Father Georgii Gapon, pg. 34
  • CHAPTER III. Zubatov in St. Petersburg, pg. 56
  • CHAPTER IV. The Assembly of the Russian Factory and Mill Workers of the City of St. Petersburg, pg. 85
  • CHAPTER V. “The Spring”: The Ministry of Sviatopolk-Mirskii, pg. 119
  • CHAPTER VI. The Putilov Strike, pg. 143
  • CHAPTER VII. The Turn to Politics, pg. 172
  • CHAPTER VIII. “To the Tsar!”, pg. 198
  • CHAPTER IX. Bloody Sunday: January 9, 1905, pg. 229
  • CHAPTER X. Conclusion: St. Petersburg Workers after Bloody Sunday, pg. 272
  • CHAPTER XI. Epilogue: The End of Father Gapon, pg. 292
  • Appendix I. The Statutes of the Assembly, pg. 323
  • Appendix II. The Petition of January 9, pg. 344
  • Bibliography, pg. 351
  • Index, pg. 405