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The Lure of Kunashir

Author: Laura Williams
Illustrations/Images by Igor Shpilenok

July/Aug 2003
Page 22   ( 8 pages)

Summary: Off limits for eight decades, the Kurile islands are a treasure trove of natural history and geological wonders. We travel to the southernmost island, which is just a stone's throw from Japan.

This article appeared in the July/Aug 2003 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.