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By Anthony Cross

This attractively-illustrated ebook deals a distinct and interesting research into the lives and careers of the British in eighteenth-century Russia and, extra particularly, into the advance of a colourful British neighborhood in St. Petersburg in the course of the city's first century of lifestyles. in keeping with an exceptionally large use of basic resources from Britain and Russia, the ebook concentrates at the British inside of a number of fields reminiscent of trade, the military, the scientific career, technological know-how and expertise, and the humanities, and as curious travelers.

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