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a member of the chief stock of Russian people living in European Russia

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Mahoney argues convincingly that much of the Western public has been too quick to see Solzhenitsyn as a polemicist and does an excellent service for thoughtful readers, and for Solzhenitsyn, by saving him from the critical associations with National Bolshevism, Eurasianism (by some accounts the current vision of President Putin), pan-Slavism, and Great Russian imperialism so often ascribed to him by unfriendly interpreters.
The symbols of the award are bronze figurines of Katherine II (a great Russian Tsarina), Anna Akhmatova and Osip Mandelshtam (celebrated Russian poets).
It must be a daunting task for any subsequent soloist to perform these works - Rostropovich had some input into their composition - but Daniel Muller-Schott succeeds not by competing with the great Russian cellist's outsize musical personality but by being himself.
The programme was "Homage to Fokine", Mariinsky Ballet's tribute to the great Russian choreographer Mikhail Fokine (1880-1942), whose work thrust the company onto the world stage.
It's blasphemous to rename the great Russian city after a bloody tyrant who killed millions of his fellow citizens," said Nikolai Levichev a senior federal lawmaker with the leftist Just Russia party.
Kirill Dmitriev, Chief Executive Officer of RDIF, said: "We are pleased to invest alongside a leading private equity firm such as Cartesian Capital in a great Russian company.
The great Russian composer Tchaikovsky is remembered most for such timeless classics as The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty, Romeo and Juliet and Swan Lake, the last of which is being brought to Dubai by Sofia Ballet, the private Bulgarian classical ballet company created by Serdica Music.
With the great Russian painter Marc Chagall, we build on our reputation for presenting modern masters in a fresh and compelling way.
The Oscar-winner plays the wife of Leo Tolstoy, in a biopic of the great Russian writer.
Vladimir Rushailo handed over the set of books devoted to great Russian scholar Mikhail Lomonosov, whose 300th anniversary will be marked in Russia next year, to President Otunbaeva.
THE LAST STATION is a love story set during the last year of the life and turbulent marriage of the great Russian writer Leo Tolstoy and his wife, the Countes s Sofya.
The labels mandate is to showcase "the Mariinsky Theatre's rich legacy and historical ties to the great Russian composers.
The star also recalls a film he saw in childhood, Taras Bulba ( It's based on a book by the same name, authored by the great Russian writer, Nikolai Gogol.
Carol Ann says: Vintage Books have re-printed D M Thomas' translations of the Selected Poems of the great Russian poet Anna Akhmatova (1889-1966).
Not even the might of the great Russian army could overcome and subdue the tribal warlords who have dominated the region for a thousand years.
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