Russian Paintings at Tretyakov Gallery

   P.891 - §3 While we speak of the blue man as pervading the European continent, there were scores of racial types. Even thirty-five thousand years ago the European blue races were already a highly blended people carrying strains of both red and yellow, while on the Atlantic coastlands and in the regions of present-day Russia they had absorbed a considerable amount of Andonite blood and to the south were in contact with the Saharan peoples. But it would be fruitless to attempt to enumerate the many racial groups.
   Peter the Great
   Catherine the Great
   Ivan the Terrible


Streltsi (shooters) was the marksman troops created by Ivan the Terrible.

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 Russian children in the museum.
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