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全景摄影师 Alex Ust 日期和时间 11:53, 17/09/2012 - Views loading...


autumn in Verchnaya Toima

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A: winter in Toima

摄影师Alex Ust, 距离此处350远

winter in Toima

C: coast of river Nord Dvina

摄影师Alex Ust, 距离此全景1.5

coast of river Nord Dvina

D: The new churh

摄影师Alex Ust, 距离此全景40.6

This photo shows the new church, which is called the Nizhnaya Toima and which is located in the Russi...

The new churh

E: Solonikha Spa / Курорт Солониха

摄影师Antushev Vladimir, 距离此全景96.1

Solonikha Spa / Курорт Солониха

F: Steam Locomotive

摄影师Sergey Kalinin, 距离此全景138.6

Steam Locomotive

G: Steam Locomotive

摄影师Sergey Kalinin, 距离此全景138.6

Steam Locomotive

H: ЖД вокзал

摄影师Михаил Шишов, 距离此全景138.7

ЖД вокзал

I: Театр драмы Котласа

摄影师Михаил Шишов, 距离此全景139.0

Театр драмы Котласа

J: Площадь Советов

摄影师Михаил Шишов, 距离此全景139.0

Площадь Советов



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Other periods of Russian history include the Tsardom of Russia, from Ivan IV to Peter the Great, and the Grand Duchy (14th-16th centuries).

The earliest period of Russian history was ruled by the Novgorod Republic and Kievan Rus, which was the first Russian state dating back to 800AD in Kiev.

Modern Russia remains one of the world's superpowers. They launched the earth's second satellite, called Sputnik 1, and were the first country to put a human being into orbit around earth. (The first one is called the Moon.)

After the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russia became a federal republic of 83 states.

Text by Steve Smith.