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The Caucasian Civilization in the Context of Globalization Process

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9994-059-60-7

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 86

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2007

Cover: Soft

Price: 2.95

The work deals with the importance of retaining a distinct identity in the globalization process. The author stresses the significance of the Caucasus in the Eurasian context, expressing concern over losing the Caucasian civilization. He maintains that instead of fighting the irreversible globalization, the cultural values and... Read more >


Geographical Factor and Georgian Culture

Tariel Gvalia

ISBN: 978-9941-463-72-3

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: No Information

Format: A5

Published: 2018

Cover: Hard

Price: 0.00

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Without Heirs

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-99940-59-54-6

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 204

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2007

Cover: Soft

Price: 4.00

With Niko Jadugishvili   The title is an approximate translation of an extremely sad quote of Vakhtang VI. The Georgian king was horrified by the tragic fate of his country. The book describes the available material about the great king’s... Read more >


History of Georgian Journalism

Tamaz Jologua

ISBN: 978-9941-445-25-5

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 556

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2013

Cover: Hard

Price: 19.50

The history of Georgian journalism is taught in many national universities. The aim of the book is to guide students through the vast material, making studying easier. Although it is primarily designated for students, anyone interested in the cultural, educational, literary and social aspects of the 19th century Georgia will find the... Read more >


Patriarch, the Spiritual Father of the Nation

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9994-059-96-6

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 92

Format: 20x27

Published: 2008

Cover: Soft

Price: 8.40

The author narrates about the Georgian Patriarchs of the past, but focuses on Ilia II, his contribution to Georgian culture, education and sciences. It is hard to exaggerate the Patriarch’s role in restoring old and creating new hymns, his internationally recognized authority and his interest in the state... Read more >


Articles

Tedo Zhordania

ISBN: 978-9941-421-27-3

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 488

Format: 17x24

Published: 2011

Cover: Soft

Price: 11.00

The publication includes literary works of Tedo Zhordania (1853-1916), a Georgian scientist and researcher studying social, economic, political and religious issues. The book includes works published in Georgian and Russian periodicals at the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th centuries. The historiographical articles... Read more >


Gelati

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 999-4055-30-5

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 60

Format: 20x27

Published: 2006

Cover: Soft

Price: 11.10

The book titled Gelati – the Second Jerusalem and New Mount Athos tells about the history of Gelati since it was founded until now. The author stresses its significance it the religious and cultural life of Georgia, as well as the meaning of Gelati Academy today. The book is in two languages, Georgian and English. The book... Read more >


Monk Egnatashvili: His Time and Historical Work

Givi Tsulaia

ISBN: 978-9941-445-41-5

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 76

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2010

Cover: Soft

Price: 3.70

The 16th-17th centuries saw the revival of the cultural traditions which were on the verge of vanishing as a result of constant invasions. The book tells about the role of monk Egnatashvili is the process, his significant contribution to the cultural life of Georgia of the time.   The publication is in Russian and... Read more >


Geological History of Georgia

Akaki Chanturia

ISBN: 978-9941-421-19-8

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 64

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2010

Cover: Soft

Price: 2.95

Akaki Chanturia was the founder and first director of the Zugdidi Museum (later called the Historic and Architectural Museum of the Dadiani Palace). In 1919 his article was published in the scientific journal The Physiologist in London. It was the first academic study of the geology of Georgia and despite the time span after its... Read more >


Georgians in Sefavid Iran

Hirotake Maeda

ISBN: 978-9994-059-97-3

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 124

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2011

Cover: Soft

Price: 4.00

‘I am extremely proud to be the first Japanese scholar who writes in Georgian’, Hirotake Maeda says in the introduction. The book is dedicated to the study of four Gholām families – Baratashvili, Saakadze, Undiladze and Mirimanidze – at the Safavid court. The author presents the results of his extensive... Read more >


Historical Essays

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9994-055-88-3

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 524

Format: 20x27

Published: 2009

Cover: Soft

Price: 20.70

The collection of articles and essays includes publications of different times as well as some unpublished ones. The topics cover the issues of history proper as well as history and evolution of social opinion. The book contains sections such as People and Events, Addresses and Interviews, and is designed for a wide range of... Read more >


ARTICLES

Dimitri Kipiani

ISBN: 978-9941-463-36-5

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 564

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2016

Cover: Hard

Price: 15.00

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Kings and Patriarchs of Georgia

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-421-21-1

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 178

Format: 20x27

Published: 2010

Cover: Soft

Price: 11.10

The book deals with the complex relationship between the monarchs and the patriarchs in the Medieval times, the status of the head of the church, its evolvement and problems connected to being the spiritual leader of the nation. Both positions are analyzed synchronously, which makes it easier for the reader to access a specific... Read more >


1918-2005

The Department of Georgian History

ISBN: 978-9994-055-99-9

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 268

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2010

Cover: Soft

Price: 9.60

The book is dedicated to the History Department of Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi University. The period covered is 1918-2005 which is not accidental because the History Department started functioning as soon as the Georgian University (as it was called then) was founded on 26 January 1918. Consequently, their evolutionary paths went... Read more >


Immortality of the Great Spirit: Mikhako Tsereteli

Levan Z. Urushadze

ISBN: 978-9941-445-06-4

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 260

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2013

Cover: Soft

Price: 8.00

The publication is devoted to Mikhako Tsereteli, his life and career, his valuable contribution to his country. Love for Georgia permeated everything the public figure did, which becomes clear from the amassed material: his essays, copies of the documents, memoirs of others (Grigol Robakidze, Kalistrate Salia, Shalva Amirejibi)... Read more >


The Pechora Prince

Tamaz Jologua

ISBN: 978-9941-445-22-4

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 262

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2013

Cover: Soft

Price: 6.00

It is not surprising that Iase Palavandishvili – an adventurer, a man devoid of all ethical norms – betrayed his fellow rebels. The surprising part is how he managed to fool everyone to the extent that he became one of the key figures of the conspiracy. However, in Sergei Maximov’s memoirs Iase Palavandishvili is a... Read more >


Georgia and Russia

Noe Ramishvili

ISBN: 999-4055-29-1

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 66

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2006

Cover: Soft

Price: 2.00

Noe Ramishvili was the Head of the Democratic Republic of Georgia when the country first gained independence from the Russian Empire. He was one of the organizers of the anti-Bolshevik protest of August-September 1921, the events described in the present book which was published in Paris in the same year. Following the annexation of... Read more >


Great Ekvtime

Authors

ISBN: 978-9941-445-70-5

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 726

Format: 17x24

Published: 2014

Cover: Hard

Price: 29.00

The publication is dedicated to Ekvtime Takaishvili, an outstanding public figure and researcher, an extraordinary personality dubbed the Georgian Treasurer. The book is the first attempt to bring together the well-known as well as recently discovered archive material shedding light on his life, academic achievements and truly amazing... Read more >


THE GOLDEN AGE

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-421-22-8

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 210

Format: 17x24

Published: 2010

Cover: Soft

Price: 12.80

Translated by Elene Paghava   The book is the first English publication devoted to the period known as the Golden Age, from the beginning of the 11th to mid-13th century. The fundamental work is based on Georgian, Armenian, Asian and European sources, as well as archaeological, epigraphical and numismatic... Read more >


Racha

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-445-15-6

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 176

Format: 17x24

Published: 2013

Cover: Soft

Price: 16.90

The publication is devoted to Racha, one of the most beautiful parts of Georgia. It tells about the local ethnography, describes monuments and crafts, dwells on the historical importance of the north-western region. The book also raises questions about the problems that Racha faces... Read more >


The Kakheti Uprising

Akaki Gelashvili

ISBN: 999-2899-31

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 324

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2010

Cover: Soft

Price: 4.00

The book is about the uprising which took place in Kakheti in 1812. The event is an extremely important milestone in the long history of resistance that the Georgian people demonstrated against the Russian Empire. Georgia has a history of courageous struggle for its independence, for freedom from various foreign conquerors and... Read more >


Volume 18

Georgian Dipolomacy. Annual.

ISBN: 1512-1518

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 437

Format: A5

Published: 2018

Cover: Hard

Price: 0.00

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Georgia in Rustaveli’s Epoch

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-99414-638-15

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 456

Format: 17x24

Published: 2016

Cover: Hard

Price: 59.95

The book covers the period between the second half of the 11th and the beginning of the 13th centuries, giving a profound historical, economic and cultural background of Georgia. Based on Georgian and foreign written sources, archaeological, ethnographic and numismatic material, the country’s development is studied profoundly,... Read more >


Kartlis Tskhovreba: The Georgian Chronicle

Kartlis Tskhovreba: The Georgian Chronicle

ISBN: 978-9941-445-52-1

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 446

Format: 21x29

Published: 2014

Cover: Hard

Price: 37.00

English edition   The bilingual edition is extremely significant because it broadens the range of potential readers. It is likewise important for historians considering the scarcity of materials about Georgian history and culture in European languages. The chronicles are seen as the main source of historical reference and... Read more >


Kartlis Tskhovreba: The Georgian Chronicle

Kartlis Tskhovreba: The Georgian Chronicle

ISBN: 978-9941-445-01-9

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 554

Format: 21x29

Published: 2009

Cover: Hard

Price: 30.00

Russian edition   The bilingual edition is extremely significant because it broadens the range of potential readers. It is likewise important for historians considering the scarcity of materials about Georgian history and culture in European languages. The chronicles are seen as the main source of historical reference and... Read more >


Vanity of Vanities

Roin Metreveli

ISBN: 978-9941-445-88-0

Category: Academic Publications

Pages: 40

Format: 14.8x21

Published: 2015

Cover: Soft

Price: 4.10

The essay was published earlier but the present publication is expanded, making it appealing for a wide range of readers. The author looks at the problems of territorial integrity of Georgia, focusing on the issues of conflicts in Abkhazia and... Read more >