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BBC Radio 3

The Rise of the Cossacks

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As Vladimir Putin promotes Cossack values in Russia, and amid Cossack protests against contemporary art, Alexander Kan considers how The Cossack has been portrayed in art, literature, and music.

Producer: Melvin Rickarby.

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20 minutes

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Fri 2 Aug 2013 21:25
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