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From Russia with Love -- Part 5

May 27th 2009
Kremlin - 10 May 2009 For the past 3-4 days, I had been viewing the Kremlin from the outside. Its sight of its red walls and green/red towers and the yellow, lofty buildings with golden domes, which peeped from behind the walls, had whetted my curiosity and desire to visit this center of Administrative Power as well as the Temporal Power. The ‘Rough Guide’ calls it the historic and spiritu ... read more
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Russian Flag Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy, was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new Romanov Dynas... ... read more
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