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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 Traditions Through the Year - Eastern Europe Travel
Learn about Russian traditions through the year. Annual traditions, festivals, and holidays include Maslenitsa, Easter, Christmas, and other customary events ...
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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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New and Old New Year's Traditions In Russia - Eastern Europe Travel
The Russian New Year is celebrated in both old and new ways in Russia. Though some traditions mimic our own, others are unique to this country. Find out  ...
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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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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 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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