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Angels, Mafia and Pushkin

The Pearl by Douglas Smith

History of Music in Russia from Antiquity to 1800 Volume 2

History of Music in Russia from Antiquity to 1800 Volume 1

Young Pushkin by Yuri Tynyanov, translated by Anna Kurkina Rush and Christopher Rush

Investigating the Russian Mafia by Joseph D. Serio

The Angel of Grozny by Asne Seierstad

August in Beijing

Becky Hammon ESPN story on Becky Hammon, who will play on the Russian Olympic team.

Tatyana Lebedeva's Website In Russian.

Olympics Schedule This Russian wikipedia page on the games shows the full schedule of events.

Official Site of the Games

Russia's Team Constantly updated wikipedia page showing the composition of the team.

Official Site: Russian Olympic Committee

Digging up the Past

Novocherkassk: Official City Site

History of the Novocherkassk Riot (in Russian)

Olga's Ferment

St. Olga of Kiev An Orthodox site on the Kievan saint.

Selling RussiaWare

GGA Software

RUSSOFT Association

DataArt St. Petersburg

US Russia Chamber of Commerce of New England

Auriga Software

Small is Beautiful

Bear Code's Website The Montpelier-Moscow programming company profiled in this issue.

The Muckraker

Korolenko's Works Onlin The lib.ru page linking to Korolenko's writings in Russian.

The Blind Musician One of Korolenko's more famous works, translated into English.

Tsarevich Alexei

The Curse of the Romanovs A work of fiction narrated by Tsarevich Alexei.

The Escape of Alexei A fanciful tale based on the idea that Alexei somehow escaped the murder of the Romanovs.