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Karelia

Cimmerians – legend or history?

American writer Robert Howard, creating a cycle of their fantasy novels about Conan the barbarian, by some quirk of fate gave him the Cimmerian origin. Moreover, in his works he the red thread bringing the idea that Conan was the…

The price is exorbitant ambitions

World war II broke out in 1939, suddenly swept all the leading countries. It was an attempt to create a unipolar world in which the leading role was taken to Germany, to establish hegemony through force of arms. However, as the practice…

The mysterious idols of lake Karma

In people's memory is still preserved fragments of ancient legends and tales about strange wooden idols, put unknown in remote places of the Karelian taiga, and the locals Orient themselves with great difficulty. The researchers do not…