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The Battle on the Ice

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov


Mar/Apr 2006
Russian Calendar
Page 20   ( 3 pages)


Summary: Alexander Nevsky's victory over the Livonians on Lake Chudskoye (Peipus) has taken on the status of legend in Russian history. But Nevsky may not be the best of Russian heroes.


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