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Catherine's Manifesto of Silence

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov

May/June 2013
Page 22   ( 3 pages)

Summary: What led Catherine, in 1763, to issue "The Anti-Prattle Decree"? Who would she need to silence and why?

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