N.A. Muravyova, All-Russian Archival Science and Records Management Research Institute (VNIIDAD)
Techniques for Analyzing Documentary Publications (on Example of Documents’ Editions on the History of the Patriotic War, 1812)

Abstract: The article describes a technique for analyzing publications of documents of official origin in the form of collections. The necessity of developing this method and the possibility of its application to a complex of documentary publications on the history of the Patriotic War of 1812 are proved. The author gives a general description of studied domestic documentary publications on the war history, based on the proposed methodology.

Keywords: archaeographic design in publication, publication of documents, scientific references of publication, selection of documents for publication, statistical research methods, the Patriotic War of 1812.