THE EARLY R0MAN0VS: MIKHAIL I (1613-1645)

I. THE TIME OF TROUBLES CONTINUED, 1613-18
   A. MIKHAIL'S ELECTION: RUSSIA IN 1613
   B. THE RULE OF THE ZEMSKII SOBOR
   C. ZARUTSKII REV0LT & ITS SUPPRESSI0N 1610-14
   D. WARS WITH SWEDEN & P0LAND 1608-18
   E. RETURN 0F FILARET, 1618-19 
II. THE DIARCHY 1619-33: MIKHAIL & FILARET
   A. FILARET AS PATRIARCH & CO-RULER
   B. FISCAL, MILITARY & CHURCH REF0RMS
   C. WAR WITH POLAND, 1632-1634
III. MIKHAIL'S LAST YEARS, 1633-45
   A. THE COSSACK SEIZURE OF AZOV, 1641-42
   B. THE ZEMSKII SOBOR OF 1642

     THE EARLY ROMANOVS: ALEXIS I (1645-1676)

I. EARLY UNREST & ITS IMPACT
  A. REBELLI0NS 0F 1648-49
  B. UL0ZHENIE 0F 1649: FULL SERFD0M
  C. THE COPPER UPRISING OF 1662
II. THE STRUGGLE 0VER UKRAINE
  A. UNI0N 0F BREST (1596) & THE `UNIATES'
  B. ZAP0R0ZHE COSSACKS: B0GDAN KHMELNITSKY 
  C. THE UNION OF PEREIASLAVL, 1654
  D. WAR WITH P0LAND 1654-67: THE `RUIN'
III. THE RUSSIAN CHURCH SCHISM
  A. PATRIARCH NIK0N, 1652-1666
  B. THE CHURCH COUNCILS OF 1654 & 1666
  C. ARCHPRIEST AVVAKUM & THE `OLD BELIEVERS'
  D. SIEGE OF SOLOVETSKII MONASTERY, 1668-1676