Sentence Examples


  • When the Soviet Union dissolved only two years later, not with a bang but with a whimper, we were slack-jawed with surprise.
  • - After the revolution in Russia, Western (or Russian) Turkestan became a member of the Federation of Soviet Republics.
  • The exact position of the native states of Bukhara and Khiva, which were later occupied by the Soviet Government, remained obscure.
  • M., with the towns of Riezhitsy (Rositten, Resckna), and Lutzin (Ludze), obtained by force of arms from Soviet Russia (Art.
  • The total losses suffered by private citizens and corporate societies until the advent of Bolshevism is valued at 1,930,000,000 gold rubles; Soviet Russia inflicted losses to the amount of 953,000,000 gold rubles; German occupation and warfare to that of 481,000,000 marks.