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Publication date: 15.02.2017
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Benda Vldimir Bikolaevich , candidate of historical sciences , associate professor
Pushkin Leningrad State University , Санкт-Петербург г

«To the problem of evaluation of «foreign» influence on the development of the Russian state scientific and military school in the reign of Peter the Great»

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In pre-revolutionary, Soviet and modern Russian historiography the problem of evaluation of «foreign» influence in various periods in the development of Russia is more than actual, and thoroughly represented. The author notes that in this period, one of the areas of such influence was the activities of foreign («foreign») both military and civilian professionals of various profile and level, invited to the Russian service at the end of the XVII–XVIII centuries. In his article, the author, based on the study of new archival and other sources, attempts to evaluate the «pros» and «cons» of foreign influence, primarily on the development of the Russian state military science and military schools, as well as to strengthen the defense of the state during the first quarter of the XVIII century. In addition, for the first time the article introduces some archival sources into scientific circulation.