Imperiia: a spatial history of the Russian EmpireMain MenuAboutDashboardsData CatalogMapStoriesGalleriesGamesWho said history was boring?Map ShelfTeach Our ContentCiting the ProjectKelly O'Neilldc20b45f1d74122ba0d654d19961d826c5a557f5The Imperiia Project // Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University
A voyage begins.
12021-01-22T11:26:35-05:00Kelly O'Neilldc20b45f1d74122ba0d654d19961d826c5a557f596The Atel. The Etel. The Itel. The Rha. The Oaros.plain2021-01-23T11:12:57-05:002020-12-03T15:09Kelly O'Neilldc20b45f1d74122ba0d654d19961d826c5a557f5The Volga River. Centuries ago it was the Atel. Or Etel. Or Itel. (Those pesky ambiguous primary vowels.) Centuries before that it was the Rha. The Oaros. It probably still is all those things. Names piling in its throat like silt at its mouth.