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Taimyr Came


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Winter Has Come


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The Road Into The Ocean


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Defeated Arctic


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Guarding the Northern Border


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Visiting History


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Shot Victory


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The Storm is Coming


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In Polar Night


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Bear breakfast


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The Great Way


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Where Icebergs Are Born


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The Day of the Navy Fleet


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Cape of Desire


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The Calm After the Storm


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Before the October


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Murmansk Harbor


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Arctic Donbass


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Quiet Cove


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Litke' Icebreaker Sets Out For A Long Journey


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The Fog is Coming


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Polar Night is Coming


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First Polar Scout


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Nipped in the Ice


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Sedov's Way


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Last Birch Behind the Polar Circle


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White Rainbow


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Silence


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Meeting in Ice


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The Camp of Hydrographs


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Last Birch Behind the Polar Circle
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Last Birch Behind the Polar Circle
Engraving, Bequest of Sally Kent Gorton, P52000.400.1

They disappear where the Kola Bay ends. They accompany us through the way to the ices, bend the Tundra wind. Where the Finnish fisherman, A nature’s sad stepson, Tossed into the unknown waters, Decrepit seine, which is there now… Where the River Tuloma goes into the Veresova Bay, where the small lonely hut of the Finnish fisherman actually stood, where the birds are not afraid of men, the construction of the Tulomsky Hydro Station was started.



Literary notes of Andrei Merkulov.
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