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19 September 2018

  The world’s biggest country, in a magazine. Since 1956.

Ivan Kruzenshtern

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov

Jul/Aug 2006
Russian Calendar
Page 19   ( 2 pages)

Summary: Russia's first (actually, technically its second) circumnavigator was an fearless explorer who often put up with some difficult diplomats, like Nikolai Rezanov.

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