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Knights of the Don

Author: Elena Pugachyova

Jul/Aug 2006
Page 24   (14 pages)

Summary: For centuries, the Don Cossacks guarded Russia’s borders, fought its enemies, explored its nether reaches. Fiercely independent and the source of much historical controversy, these warriors are an inalienable part of Rus.

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