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Marina Amstad
Marina Amstad is a historian and a slavicist and works as a trainee for the Swiss National Museum.

14. April 2017

Russia | Art | 20th / 21st century | Religion

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Russian Egg Cult

This coming weekend Western and Eastern Christianity celebrate Easter together. In Russia the decoration of Easter eggs looks back on a long tradition in which the luxurious Fabergé eggs stand out as a highlight.

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9. April 2017

Russia | 20th / 21st century | Politics

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By train to the revolution

Exactly one hundred years ago today, Lenin and 30 other passengers boarded a train in Zurich destined for St. Petersburg.

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