E.M. Myagkova, A.V. Repnikov, All-Russian Archival Science and Records Management Research Institute (VNIIDAD)
The Moscow Battle in Archival Documents Publications for the Period from 1991 to 2021

Abstract: The research work on Moscow Battle (September 30, 1941 – April 20, 1942) history was often complicated by the political conjuncture contradictions. The impartial study is impossible without referring to archival documents. The conceptual development of documentary publications on the Moscow Battle for the last 30 years are analyzed, the main trends in strategies for preparing the collections of archival documents are presented.

Keywords: conceptual development of documentary publication, documentary publication, the Great Patriotic War, historical memory, the Moscow Battle, selection of documents for publication.