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MAP: The Black Sea Settlements Prior to 1918

By: N/A

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original:

Seller ID: R25


Drawn in Germany to show the location of the German settlements in southern Russia, many with less than fifty inhabitants. Includes the districts of Bessarabia, Chersson, Taurida, Jekaterinaslaw, Crimea and the western portion of the Don district. The map includes a key for identifying both German and Russian settlements and a list of abbreviations (in German). Rivers, roads and railways are also shown. View more info

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Steppes to Neu Odessa: Germans from Russia Who Settled in Odessa Township, Dakota Territory, 1872-1876, 2nd edition

By: Cynthia Anne Frank Stupnik

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: S2120


The latest edition of this biographical and genealogical sketchbook of Plains pioneers includes many new family connections made available in part by the Odessa German-Russian Genealogical Library. In the late 1700s and 1800s, the Russian government encouraged hardworking people from Western Europe, including Germany, to settle Russia in a number of locations. Many of the Germans eventually decided to relocate. They found rich homestead land in the Dakota Territory that... View more info

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A Traveller's History of Russia (5th ed.)

By: Peter Neville

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Interlink Publishing:

Edition: 5

Seller ID: 566452


This book provides a comprehensive survey of Russia's tragic and glorious history from prehistory through glasnost and the fall of the Soviet Union right up to the present day. The book begins with prehistoric Russia and its nomadic invaders, and covers the rise of Muscovy with its colorful panopoly of rulers from Ivan Moneybagsto Ivan the Terrible, despotism of the Romanovs, and the Russian Revolution.Then follows an account of the rise of the Soviet state, ... View more info