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Russian Culture 101 in Photos - Gallery of Traditions
This gallery of Russian culture offers a survey Russia's cultural and national traditions. View folk instruments, learn about food in Russia, and view some ...
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The Russian Sleep Experiment - Urban Legends
Did Russian researchers conduct an experiment in which five prison inmates were kept awake for 15 days straight, driving them to insanity and cannibalism?
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Russia Map - Geography and Maps of Russia
Under Peter I (ruled 1682-1725), Russian hegemony was extended to the Baltic Sea and the country became the Russian Empire. During the 19th century, more  ...
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Russian Easter Traditions - Eastern Europe Travel
Easter in Russia is one of the most important Russian holidays. The Russian Orthodox Church celebrates Easter according to the Orthodox calendar, and it can ...
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The Russian Civil War - European History - About.com
By June 1918 this force had survived great difficulties from the infamous Russian winter, fighting the 'First Kuban Campaign' or the 'Ice March', a near ...
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Russian Vodka - Vodka in Russia - Eastern Europe Travel - About.com
Vodka is the Russian alcoholic beverage of choice. As a traveler to Russia, you may be stunned by the varieties of Russian vodka available, be pressed to drink  ...
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A Brief Introduction to the Russian Revolution of 1917
In 1917 Russia was convulsed by two major seizures of power. The Tsars of Russia were replaced first in February by a pair of co-existing revolutionary ...
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Russian Revolution of 1917 - 20th Century History - About.com
The Russian Revolution of 1917 changed not only the future of Russia but of the entire world. It toppled a monarchy and brought about the first communist ...
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The Color Red in Russian Culture
Red is a prominent color in Russian culture and history. The Russian word for red , krasni, was, in the past, also used to describe something beautiful. Today ...
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Learn About Traditional Foods From Russia - Eastern Europe Travel
Russian traditional foods are served in homes and restaurants in Russia. Try some of these delicious dishes and know what to expect when you sit down to dine ...
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