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Rubbing Salt in Peasants' Wounds

Author: Valentina Kolesnikova


June/July 1998
Russian Calendar
Page 18   ( 1 pages)


Summary: 350 years ago, on June 12, 1648, a huge revolt against taxes flared up in Russia. Here is why it did not lead to democracy...


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