Rudolf Ivanov, famous Russian Historian studying Caucasus, member of the Writers' Union and Journalists' Union of Russia, has arrived by the invitation of the Heydar Aliyev Fund in Baku today.
Mr. Ivanov exclusively told Trend that the main aim of his visit to Baku is to participate in arrangements devoted to the presentation of his new work Adjuvant General of His Excellence. The Story about Husseyn-Khan Nakhchivansky. According to him, the book was published by Moscow Publishing House Krasniy Proletariy (Red Proletarian) under the financial support of Mehriban Aliyeva, UNESCO Ambassador of Good Will, President of the Heydar Aliyev Fund. Mr. Ivanov pointed out that the story was written on the bases of works kept in military and historian archives of Russia and Azerbaijan and considered for a wide spectrum of readers.
The Russian historian also said that he was about to research and study Azerbaijani archives once more to complete the work over his next publication the Book about prominent Azerbaijani commander, a nephew of Husseyn-Khan Nakhchivansky Jamshid Nakhchivansky. I have practically completed collecting materials in Moscow archives, sago Mr. Ivanov.
Prof. Rudolf Ivanov is the author of 23 books and about 200 articles. A god number of his works are devoted to the history of the Russian Empire and Caucasus, as well as to peoples of Northern Caucasus, their role in the prohibition and prosperity of the Russian Empire. Mr. Ivanov has already visited Baku this summer to present his book The Defence of Bayazet. The Lie and the Truth.