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An Evening to Remember

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov

Jan/Feb 2013
Page 22   ( 4 pages)

Summary: They could not have known it at the time, but they were on the edge of the abyss. Revolution, war, and again war and revolution were just around the corner. But in February 1903, a grand ball was held to commemorate the 290th anniversary of the Romanov dynasty.

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