The album "Russian swords of civil officials" is entirely dedicated to the shortswords and dress/uniform code of the 17th - 19th centuries of the officials of the Russian Empire.The reader will learn what type of officials i.e. civil, military or students and at what time wore the sword. The basic types and sword patterns used and issued by Russian and foreign makers. The book features pre-revolutionary photographs of officials and students wearing swords, will familiarize the reader with several dozen samples of these amazingly beautiful weapons from private and museum collections. This album may be recommended for collectors, experts, museum workers, etc.By Boldyrev E., publishing house "Zemlyanka", 2016, 128 p.