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Alexandrovo Sloboda

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov


Nov/Dec 2005
Russian Calendar
Page 16   ( 2 pages)


Summary: A history of Ivan the Terrible's retreat to a little village outside Moscow, where he set up the oprichniki and razed boyar power.


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