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The voyager and author Kiriil Khlebnikov, one of many major gurus of his day on Russian the USA, was once hooked up to the Russian-American corporation all through his lifestyles, emerging from a regular agent to director of the most workplace. He traveled; accrued a variety of fabric at the geography, historical past, and ethnography of Russian the US; assembled a great library; learn greatly; discovered Spanish and English; and corresponded with and met many voyagers and scholars.

 

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