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Log Cabins

For 40 Years, This Russian Family Was Cut Off From All Human Contact, Unaware of WWII.  In 1978, Soviet geologists prospecting in the wilds of Siberia discovered a family of six, lost in the taiga. The mountain was more than … Continue reading

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St. Herman Of Alaska

Saint Herman of Alaska (Russian: Преподобный Герман Аляскинский, c. 1750s – November 15, 1836) was a Russian Orthodox monk and missionary to Alaska, which was then part of Russian America. His gentle approach and ascetic life earned him the love … Continue reading

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