FROM THE HISTORY OF POSOLSKY PRIKAZ: «MEMO» ABOUT THE MYTH
The problem of presentation of authorities was the urgent problem of the political space in Russia in the XVIth century. Posolskiy prikaz played an important role in this process. Forms of presentation of the tzar's authorities and ideological justification of its status and legitimacy were developed in this agency. "The theory of power" in this period was based on well-known historical works verifying the antiquity and might of Russian dynasty of rulers. The aim of this work is the introduction of the new historical source into the scientific sphere as well as its analysis and assessment.
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