Mikhail Nikolayevich Tukhachevsky
Mikhail Nikolayevich Tukhachevsky, Soviet military commander, Chief of the Red Army (1925-28). He was one of the most prominent victims of Stalin's Great Purge of the late 1930s.
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Scene from Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream
A scene from Shakespeare's comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream (Act II, Scene ii), in which Puck drops a love potion into the sleeping Titania's eyes, so that she will fall in love with the first creature she sees on waking (a neat trick thought up by her husband Oberon).
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Propaganda poster with pictures of victims of communist terr
The Nazis denounce the repression to the civil people during Occupation first soviet Union (1940-1941). They publish propaganda articles and photographs in newspapers and other publications on the exhumation of mass graves. Propaganda poster with pictures of victims of communist terror, 1943. Occupation Museum. Riga. Latvia.
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