20 Peculiarities Of Soviet Mentality

Peculiarities Of Soviet Mentality

Find out if you show signs
that you're a Soviet person:
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3 Communications Lines Of The Past Century

Communications Lines Of The Past Century

The Tropospheric Radio Relay network called Sever (North) is a former Soviet system of communications lines the purpose of which was to provide connection between remote parts of the country.
The line is 13 200 km long and consists of 46 Tropospheric Radio Relay Stations (TRRS) located mainly along the coast of the Northern and Pacific Ocean and largest Siberian rivers.
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3 Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine, Part 2

We keep telling you about events that happened in the Soviet Union in
1961 as described by Life Magazine. Click here to read Part 1.
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3 An Arrested Barge In A River Port

An Arrested Barge In A River Port

The barge was found accidentally in a port
of Kazan and was examined throughly.
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3 Details Are What Matters

Details Are What Matters

Have a good look at photographs by Valery Shchekoldin because details are what matters for him. His photos may appear simple until new
dimentions open to you. It's not only about the past, with his photographs Shchekoldin explains the present and even the future.
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14 Armored Vehicles In Vladivostok

Armored Vehicles In Vladivostok

An armored vehicle near General Rozanov’s residence, 1919. Few people know this car was manufactured in Vladivostok in 1919. It was also a left-hand drive car. The idea of using cars for military purposes appeared shortly after the first automobile was
manufactured. Thus, inventor Dvinitsky brought forward his plan to equip a car with rapid-fire weapons back in 1897 but he was denied. The first armored car was manufactured in France in 1905. It was powered with a gun and its armor width was 4.5 mm.
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5 Assorted Russia, Part 54

Assorted Russia, Part 54

These people create an impression of a regular
family until you look in their eyes....
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2 Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine

Soviet Chronicles Of 1961 According To Life Magazine

The main Soviet events of 1961
were described in LIFE magazine.
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7 50 Dogs In One House

50 Dogs In One House

Eduard Knyaginin keeps 50 dogs in his house and spends his last money on food for the animals. He is also
looking for fellow-thinkers who would join him in the attempt to create a breeding nursery for hunting dogs.
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6 Salt Mines Of Soledar

Salt Mines Of Soledar

Salt mines of Soledar city in Ukraine located 300 m below the sea level can be reached by a speedy elevator. Having left the elevator, one appears to be in a huge hall the walls of which
are higher than 9-storey building. In 2003 the place got into the Guinness Book of World Records as the first underground area being examined by people flying with balloons.
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