Tag Archives: Mikhail Lermontov

More Turbine News: Will Siemens Sue Russia?

Dear Readers: This Siemens turbine story just keeps growing more legs than a millipede on steroids.  If you want the backstory, then you have to hunker down and read my last series of posts, because I don’t have time to … Continue reading

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1937 – What is the connection between Stalin and Pushkin? – Part VI

Dear Readers: Today we conclude what turned out to be an epic and somewhat picaresque journey through the interesting connection between an aristocratic/anarchist poet (=Pushkin) who self-described as a “proponent of freedom”; and a political leader and statesman (=Stalin) who self-described … Continue reading

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