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New encyclopedic article

I publish the article "The castle as an architectural structure" (2020).

Periodisation of castle construction. Regional features of castle construction. Types of castle planning. Fortified monasteries. Protection and use of castle.

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New article on history

I continue publishing the article «Source value of the synodikons» (2018). Today – section «The depth of historical memory».

The depth of memory for both the historical and the current parts of the synodikons is characterized by the number 25 years, that is, one generation.

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New about chronicles

The work «Two traditions chronicles Grand Duchy of Lithuania» (2016) is now continued. Today – subsection «Gustynsky chronicle (1620-ies)» of the section «Compilation works».

The author GL1 did not have and did not use any "Lithuanian" chronicles. Instead, he used the works of Alexander Guagnini-Pashkovsky (1611) and Stryjkowski (1582).

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Annual report

«Annual report 2019» is published.

Annual report of the N.I.Zharkikh's website for the 2019 year – 358 thousands visitors.

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New about Vvedensky synodikon

I continue publishing the monograph «Vvedensky synodikon» (2018). Today – «Sections 1301 – 1350».

1347. The genus of Grigory Savitsky from Kiev. 1348. The genus of Constantine Shostak from Sokal town. 1349. The genus of Ivan Danilovich from Pochep.

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New article on history

I continue publishing the article «Source value of the synodikons» (2018). Today – section «Chronology».

The number of direct dates increases with the transition from early synodikons to late. The later the current part was written, the more absolute dates it contain.

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New about chronicles

The work «Two traditions chronicles Grand Duchy of Lithuania» (2016) is now continued. Today – subsection «Chronicle J. Bielski (1597)» of the section «Compilation works».

Source for news Joachim (not Martin!) Bielski was Stryjkowski, and the above-mentioned "scientists" simply regarded Joachim and Martin as one man.

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New about Vvedensky synodikon

I continue publishing the monograph «Vvedensky synodikon» (2018). Today – «Sections 1251 – 1300».

1251. The genus of Philip from the Pechersky hospital. 1252. This commemoration of the servant of God Hordej Voskobojenko from the Mirgorod town.

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New article on history

I continue publishing the article «Source value of the synodikons» (2018). Today – section «Sections and blocks».

It is of great benefit to divide the synodikons into sections and blocks, and it is strange to me why it was only I who introduced it, and no one of my predecessors.

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New about chronicles

The work «Two traditions chronicles Grand Duchy of Lithuania» (2016) is now continued. Today – subsection «Lithuanian and Zhmoit chronicle (1588)» of the section «Compilation works».

After reading "Chronicle" Stryjkowski turned out that there is no lot of talk to: Lit8L – very bad abridged Russian translation of the Chronicle.

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New about Vvedensky synodikon

I continue publishing the monograph «Vvedensky synodikon» (2018). Today – «Sections 1201 – 1250».

1249. This commemoration of the servant of the god Schimonk Trofim from Pechersky (this book was given the book "The Key of Understanding")

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New article on history

I continue publishing the article «Source value of the synodikons» (2018). Today – section «Historical and current parts».

Each synodikon is divided into two parts – historical and current. The historical part is written once in the beginning of the work on the synodikon

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New about chronicles

The work «Two traditions chronicles Grand Duchy of Lithuania» (2016) is now continued. Today – subsection «Historiography» of the section «Stryjkowski’s Chronicle (1582)».

Alexander Rogov (1966) / Nicholas Ulashchik (1985)

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New about Vvedensky synodikon

I continue publishing the monograph «Vvedensky synodikon» (2018). Today – «Sections 1151 – 1200».

1151. The genus and commemoration of His Holiness the Patriarch Meleti Akhridonsky. 1152. The genus and commemoration of the slave of God nun Elizaveta Biletskaya Sasenovna.

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New article on history

I continue publishing the article «Source value of the synodikons» (2018). Today – section «Experience in the reading of synodikons».

In the following, I will draw on my experience of studying Ukrainian synodikons: – Pechersky synodikon; – Vvedensky synodikon; – Ljubech synodikon.

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New about chronicles

The work «Two traditions chronicles Grand Duchy of Lithuania» (2016) is now continued. Today – subsection «Events late 14 – 1 half 15 cent.» of the section «Stryjkowski’s Chronicle (1582)».

At 16 stories Stryjkowski used, except the Polish chronicles, only Lit1L.

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New about Vvedensky synodikon

I continue publishing the monograph «Vvedensky synodikon» (2018). Today – «Sections 1101 – 1150».

1147. From Velyki Budyscha. This commemoration of the slave of God nun Makaria. 1149. From Priluki. This commemoration of the servant of God Ivan and his wife Paraskeva.

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New article on history

I continue publishing the article «Source value of the synodikons» (2018). Today – section «Historiography».

Bibliographic direction / Critical direction / Enthusiastic direction / Direction in the history of literature

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New about chronicles

The work «Two traditions chronicles Grand Duchy of Lithuania» (2016) is now continued. Today – subsection «Acts of Vytautas» of the section «Stryjkowski’s Chronicle (1582)».

The most important result of our observations – expressive traces of use Vit4L. This or a similar copy was available Stryjkowski.

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New about Vvedensky synodikon

I continue publishing the monograph «Vvedensky synodikon» (2018). Today – «Sections 1051 – 1100».

1052. From Korop Vasily the shopkeeper. 1053. This commemoration of Ivan Tsurakh from Stryi. 1054. This commemoration of the monk Benjamin Bratkovsky from Podgajtsy.

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New article on history

I begin publishing the article «Source value of the synodikons» (2018).

Let’s try to outline in general – what historians can expect from synodikons and what should not be counted on.

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New about chronicles

The work «Two traditions chronicles Grand Duchy of Lithuania» (2016) is now continued. Today – subsection «Tale of Vytautas» of the section «Stryjkowski’s Chronicle (1582)».

We see that the analysis of the TOV does not give us new indications chronicles used by the Stryjkowski, but gives a lot to the understanding of his method.

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New about Vvedensky synodikon

I continue publishing the monograph «Vvedensky synodikon» (2018). Today – «Sections 1001 – 1050».

1047. From Nezhin, there are Agrippina Chornukhivna. 1048. From Kiev, Mikhail Polotsky. 1049. From Kiev, Irina widow. 1050. Commemoration from Poltava Evdokia Samoilovna.

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New article on history

I publish the article «Mythical "Kyiv princes" from the mythical "Putivl dynasty"» (2018).

In the absence of more specific information about the "Putivl princes", one should consider the "Putivl" records of the "List of Prince Constantine" as a result of the fantasy of the scribe of 1654.

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New presentation on history

I publish presentation «Abraham van Westerveld: sketch of the biography» (2019).

Abraham van Westerveld (ca. 1620 – 1692) is a Dutch artist who worked in Rotterdam. He is known in Ukraine as the author of drawings (mainly Kyiv in 1651), but his biography is almost unknown.

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New about chronicles

The work «Two traditions chronicles Grand Duchy of Lithuania» (2016) is now continued. Today – subsection «Fabulous emergence of Lithuania» of the section «Stryjkowski’s Chronicle (1582)».

Overall Stryjkowski quite carefully followed Lit1L, only here and there rearranging scenes with his own thoughts, rejecting something.

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New about Vvedensky synodikon

I continue publishing the monograph «Vvedensky synodikon» (2018). Today – «Sections 951 – 1000».

951. This commemoration of Gabriel miller from Ladyzhin. 952. This commemoration of Philip from Konotop. 954. From Gadyach. This commemoration of Ivan Rutkovsky.

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New chronocal note

I publish note "Two Days in Lviv’s Digital Humanities" (2019).

October 4 – 5, 2019, at the kind invitation of the Ukrainian Catholic University, I participated in a seminar on digital humanities, which was held at the university.

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New article on history

I finish publishing the article «The ephemeral "Kiev prince Fedor"» (2018). Today – «Conclusions».

Theodor should be considered a self-proclaimed "prince", the same as the fabulous Rurik or the historical Gedimin, who also could not boast of noble ancestors.

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New about chronicles

The work «Two traditions chronicles Grand Duchy of Lithuania» (2016) is now continued. Today – subsection «Stryjkowski’s Chronicle (1582)» of the section «Compilation works».

"Chronicle" Stryjkowski can not be used as a historical source – it can only be used to study the history of social thought and historiography.

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