British literary critic and historian Donald Rayfield was will perform in Moscow with an open lecture "Georgia. Crossroads of empires." About it reported in a press release received by the editors".ru".
The event will be held in the Moscow house of books on Novy Arbat on Thursday, March 23, 19:00.
Part of the lecture will be devoted to the book of Rayfield was "Georgia. The crossroads of empires. A story in three thousand years".
"In this story Georgia is considered, first, politically, that is, as the territory of today's borders (from the point of view of international law)
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