Bibliography of Russian Colonial History: 17th-18th century

Written by Marco Ramerini



– Various Authors “History of the Russian settlement at Fort Ross, California” Internet article.

– Various Authors “Outpost of an empire. Fort Ross: the Russian colony in California” 27 pp. Fort Ross Interpretative Association, 1993, Jenner, California, USA.

– Various Authors “A walking tour of the compound at Fortress Ross” 4 pp. brochure Fort Ross Interpretative Association, 1992, California, USA.

– Various Authors “Fort Ross: California outpost of Russian Alaska, 1812-1841” 106 pp. The Limestone Press, 1991, Alaska/Ontario.

– Various Authors “Russia in North America: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Russian America August 19-22, 1987, Sitka, Alaska” ? Alaska History Ser. Series n°35, Limestone Press, October 1990

– Chevigny, H. “Russian America. The great Alaskan venture, 1741-1867” 273 pp. Binford & Mort Publishing, Portland, Oregon, USA.

– Huculak, M. “When Russia Was in America: The Alaska Boundary Treaty Negotiations 1824-25 and the Role of Pierre De Poletica” ? Mitchell Press, 1971, Vancouver, Canada.

– Gibson, James R. “Imperial Russia In Frontier America” ? illustrations, charts Oxford University Press, 1976, NY, USA.


– Barratt, Glynn “The Russian discovery of Hawaii: the ethnographic and historic record” ? Editions Limited, 1987

– Cook, Warren L. “Flodd Tide of Empire: Spain and the Pacific Northwest, 1543-1819” ? 620 pp. Yale University Press, 1973,

– DeLaine, Linda “Fort Elizabeth” Internet article.

– Lundberg, Murray “The Russian-American Company in Hawaii” Internet article, 1998.

– Mills, Peter “U.C. field school on Kaua’i” In: “ARF Newsletter”, Archeological Research Facility.

– Pierce, Richard A. “Russian’s Hawaiian adventure, 1815-1817” ? Limestone Press, 1976, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

About Marco Ramerini

I am passionate about history, especially the history of geographical explorations and colonialism.