H-EarlySlavic is a forum for the discussion of Slavic history, literature, and culture before 1725. It is focused primarily on East Slavic (Russian, Ukrainian, Belorussian) regions, though West and South Slavic areas will also be considered.

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A Translation of the Pskov 3rd Chronicle is Now Available.

Dear colleagues,

I am pleased to announce that my annotated translation of the Pskov 3rd Chronicle is now available online. You may access it at https://sites.google.com/site/pskovrelease3/.

As the Greeks were wont to say, "Perfection escapes human hands."    Because it is an online publication (I have no plans for a hard copy version), any errors in the translation or annotation can be corrected almost  immediately -- but only if they are pointed out to me.

Some electronic ressources on Slavic language history

Dear everybody,

I would like to present some electronic ressources on Slavic language history which I have made. Thought they could be useful for you.

1) My newest project is that of a dictionary portal on Slavic language history with about 65,000 headwords. The focus lies on OCS and Old Russian:

2) I have compiled the dictionaries for offline use:

Exploring Poland/Polin Heritage Study Tour Summer 2015

Discover and explore Poland’s multicultural heritage!! 


A program of the Taube Center for the Renewal of Jewish Life in Poland Foundation. Supported by the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs-2015 Polonia Grants. 

Learn about Poland’s rich multi-cultural past and present. Encounter Poland as a place of 1000 years of shared Polish and Jewish Heritage.