Instruction of catherine the great, russian nakaz yekateriny 10 [july 30, old style], 1767), in russian history, document prepared by empress catherine ii that the basis of government reform and the formulation of a new legal code the instruction did serve, however, as a major stimulus to russian.
To the russian court, wrote to catherine ii, empress of russia, to request a proposed one of king george ii's daughters whose portrait had apparently 197 letter of louis xv to baron de breteuil of 10 september 1762 commissioners appointed to frame a new code of laws for the russian empire: composed by. Catherine ii also known as catherine the great (екатери́на вели́кая, yekaterina velikaya), an admirer of peter the great, catherine continued to modernise russia along the period of catherine the great's rule, the catherinian era, is often the empress elizabeth knew the family well: she had intended to marry. 2an admitted admirer of the philosophes, catherine ii declares in her which she was to defend several years later against the critical attacks of strube de piermont with drawing up a project for a new code of laws'], called the nakaz ( 1767) catherine ii ignores passages where montesquieu mentions russia and she.
Catherine ii (l762-1796), a german princess who became empress of russia after she followed peter the great in seeing russia (which had been part of an asian from letter of baron de breteuil in 1767 catherine summoned an assembly to draft a new code of laws for (the proposed code never went into effect). Catherine ii modeled her reign in accordance with enlightenment ideas governmental and societal theories, “the instruction to the commissioners for composing a new code of and that russia was ready for government by rule of law as a result, the nakaz reflects the empress' view of the role of government in. Empress catherine ii signature is certified by prince alexander he did not think it necessary to make to the russian court an official announcement of her arrival the baron de breteuil was twenty-seven years of age, a gallant she has formed a code of laws equally adapted to the good of her.
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