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Manuscript Yaan Sell. 1892-1945. Russian edition.

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Manuscript Yaan Sell. 1892-1945. Russian edition.

Memoires of Yaan Sell about childhood, relatives, revolution, study and work in LETI, Red Triangle factory, scientific work

Authored by Alexei Shelagin, Yaan Sell
Edition: 1

Memoires of the purebred Estonians Yaan Sell about Narva childhood and youth.
Accurate, detailed descriptions are of undoubted historical interest to the curious and explorers of the prerevolutionary Narva and the Krenholm Manufaktura, which allow one to plunge into the days of the end of the IXX - the beginning of the XXth century.

The work of the land surveyor Yaan in the provinces of the Russian Empire, the participation of the officer of the first machine-gun regiment Yaan Sell in revolutionary events, the sketch of the engineer Sell of the organization of work at the "Red Triangle" factory, the history of the creation of synthetic rubber by the participant-scientist Yaan Yanovich Sell-Beckmann. And also a lot of other interesting information of the author, whose life rushed like a flame and ended tragically.

The book is illustrated with photos made by Yaan, contains information about the author's family. Contains a copy of the original manuscript.

The grandson of the author of the manuscript - Alexey Shelagin long ago conceived to publish faded and difficult-to-read records of his grandfather. It took several years to work. Illustrations and reference data were added to the described events and people, the family history was investigated, photographs of relatives and archival information were collected. The daughter of the author Irina Y. Shelagina prepared separate memories of her father, family, IIWWar and the Leningrad Siege. These books are also being prepared for publication.
On Russian.

Publication Date:
1544297556 / 9781544297552
Page Count:
Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
6" x 9"
Full Color
Related Categories:
Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs

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