The exposition catalog of the Museum of Bolgar Civilization features 10th-15th century study materials of the Bolgar settlement architectural and archaeological site. The diverse collection was obtained over more than one and a half centuries of its study. The site is associated with the town of Bolgar - one of the largest political, economic, cultural and religious centers of the Volga-Urals in the Middle Ages. Its uniqueness has been acknowledged by inclusion in the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage List. This volume of the catalog is dedicated to the section of the exposition addressing the historical phenomenon of the culture of the Turkic world, its origins, continuity traditions, and the reflection of its foundations in the urban culture of Volga Bolgaria and the Golden Horde.
The richly illustrated publication is intended for archaeologists, historians and everyone interested in the past of our homeland.