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Soviet Karelia

Author: Irene Woodhead

July/Aug 2009
Page 34   ( 8 pages)

Summary: Eighty years ago, thousands of Finns who had emigrated to America were convinced to return east, to create a new, Finnish homeland in the Soviet Republic of Karelia. Things did not work out exactly as planned.

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