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Fighting Mankind's Worst Enemy

Author: Yelena Utenkova

July 1997
Page 23   ( 5 pages)

Summary: From the "Great Fire" of 1812 to the present day, Moscow has been plagued by fires that have decimated the city and its cultural heritage. We look at the history of the men fighting Russia's fires.

This article appeared in the July 1997 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.