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Setting the Standard

Author: Lisa Dickey

October 1996
Page 18   ( 4 pages)

Summary: It has taken well over 250 years, but it seems an unfulfilled wish of Peter the Great is finally to be carried out. As Lisa Dickey observes, a replica of a ship which he captained personally is being built by enthusiasts.

This article appeared in the October 1996 issue of Russian Life. The text of this article is not available online. Follow the link to the full issue listing to see if the back issue is available through our webstore.