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Running with Reindeer: Encounters in Russian Lapland

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By: Roger Took

365 pages, B/w photos, b/w illus

John Murray

Hardback | Dec 2003 | #139038 | ISBN: 0719557364
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Account of life in the Murmansk Region of Russia. Took follows the lives and traditions of the indigenous Lapps, or Saami. He meets pioneering villagers descended from medieval Novgorod fur-traders who are now learning to cope with the new economy, and the men and women originally forced north to mine Russian Lapland's fabulous mineral wealth but now unemployed and stranded.


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