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Brockhaus and Efron Encyclopedic Dictionary print that page


The Brockhaus and Efron Encyclopedic Dictionary ( Russian : Энциклопедический словарь Брокгауза и Ефрона) (35 volumes, small; 86 volumes, large) is, in its scope and style, the Russian counterpart to the 1911 Britannica . It contains 121,240 articles

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The right of using the hunting grounds in Russia was once granted to every social class. The right of the nobility was even sometimes limited by agreements with others regarding hunting grounds. The hawkers and separate persons who dealt with hounds , beavers , black grouses , hares , etc

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Count Nikita Moiseevich Zotov [ 1 ] ( Russian : Никита Моисеевич Зотов ) (1644 [ 2 ]  – December 1717 [ 3 ] ) was a childhood tutor and life-long friend of Russian Tsar Peter the Great . Historians disagree on the quality of Zotov's tutoring. Robert K. Massie , for

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Vladimir Kovalevsky was born to the middle-class family of a retired army major on 9 November 1848, in Novo-Serpukhov (currently Balakliia ) in the Zmiyov uyezd of the Kharkov Governorate . [ 1 ] [ 2 ] He was brought up in the Poltava Military School. In August 1865, he entered the Konstantinov

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naturalized in Sweden and introduced to the Riddarhuset , or House of Knights , in 1635. According to Brockhaus and Efron Encyclopedic Dictionary , German von Anrep was a Field Marshal in Sweden in 16th century, and some Anreps were later also on French and Prussian military service [1

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Liepāja print that page


Liepāja is known throughout Latvia as "The city where the wind is born", possibly because of the constant sea breeze. A song of the same name ( Latvian : Pilsētā, kurā piedzimst vējš ) was composed by Imants Kalniņš and has become the anthem of the city. The reputation of Liepāja

Mikhail Yuzefovich print that page


History of Ukraine. http://www.hf.uib.no/Andre/vesti/ukrainehistory.htm ^ http://dic.academic ru /dic.nsf/enc_biography/133167/%D0%AE%D0%B7%D0%B5%D1%84%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B8%D1%87 , ^ The Ems Ukase as a reflection of Russia's Ukrainian policy. ^ http://www.zn.ua/3000/3150/7038/ ^ http:

Raznochintsy print that page

18-19th Centuries (Russian) This article incorporates material from the public domain 1906 Brockhaus and Efron Encyclopedic Dictionary . Categories : Wikipedia articles incorporating text from Brockhaus Efron | Russian Empire | Social classes Hidden categories: Articles containing

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and the corresponding toponyms indicate their origin, such as Ogorodnaya Sloboda Lane, Moscow ( ru :Переулок Огородная Слобода ). The Brockhaus and Efron Encyclopedic Dictionary writes that by the end of the 19th century a sloboda was a large village with more