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Poltava

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov


May/June 2009
Russian Calendar
Page 26   ( 2 pages)


Summary: Russia's victory over Sweden at the Battle of Poltava was geopolitically very significant, while the feast that took place amid the carnage was obscene...


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