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Flashcards in Archangel Deck (104):
1

"Death solves all problems - no man, no problem"

Stalin

2

Beria's bodyguard

Papu Gerasimovich Rapava

3

Where is Rapava from?

Mingrelia - NE shore of the Black Sea

4

Where is Beria's house

Vspolnyi Street

5

Minister for Internal Affairs

Levrenty Pavlovich Beria

6

What word is used to refer to Stalin's dacha

Blizhny - Near

7

Hotel where Kelso interviews Rapava

Ukrainia

8

Where is Stalin's dacha

Kuntsevo

9

Kelso's full name

Dr Christopher Richard Andrew Kelso - Fluke

10

Stalin's full name

Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin

11

Rapava's matches

Robotnik club - near the Dinamo stadium

12

What does Beria ask Rapava to look for on Stalin?

A key

13

Note left behind by Beria

ALARM

14

Rapava's sentence

Fifteen years hard labour, Kolyma territory

15

When did Rapava return to Moscow

1969 - day of the moon landing

16

Where did Rapava work after prison?

Engine sheds, Leningrad station

17

Where did Rapava's son die

Afghanistan - night ambush Mazr-i-Sharif

18

"To choose one's victims, to prepare ..."

Stalin, in conversation with Kamenev and Dzerzhinsky

19

Chaperone for the conference

Olga Komarova, Russian Archive Service (Rosarchiv)

20

What has Kelso been described as in a Sunday newspaper

A battered Byron

21

Free newspaper being handed out outside symposium

Aurora

22

Who wanted to buy the Party archive for $5m

Hoover Institute

23

Who runs Aurora

Vladimir Pavlovich Mamantov - eg KGB

24

How many delegates at the symposium

91

25

What does Robotnik mean?

Worker

26

What great forgery scandal does Adelmen compare Stalin's notebook to

Hitler Diaries

27

Quod volimus credimus libenter

We always believe what we want to believe

28

Journalist

RJ O'Brian - Moscow correspondent, Satellite News System

29

The foundations of empire are often occasions of woe. Their dismemberment, always

Evelyn Waugh

30

What's the symbol for a book that was secret until 1991

c - slash

31

Kelso's girlfriend when he was in Moscow

Irina

32

Where is Irina now?

Dental assistant in South Wales

33

Who writes about the rumours of Stalin's notebook

AA Yepishev

34

"medium machine"

Cover name for Soviet atom bomb programme - Beria's pet project

35

Who has written Yephishev's entry in the Directory of Heroes of the Soviet Union

Mamantov

36

Russian Intelligence Service

SVR

37

Name of symposium

Confronting the past

38

Movies Stalin liked to watch

Tarzan

39

Lousy dancer - like a cow on ice

Khrushchev

40

Stalin's daughter

Svetlana

41

Why did Stalin hold Anna in solitary confinement

Because she talks too much

42

Movie watched by Stalin, 8th December 1938, after signing death lists

Comedy - Happy Days

43

Nothing is more important to a nation than it's ...

... history

44

Painting of Stalin on the ramparts of the Kremlin

Gerasimov

45

Bust of Stalin

Vuchtich

46

Second version of Gerasimov painting misses out ...

Voroshilov

47

Suvourin's after shave

Eau Sauvage

48

Beria's old house became embassy of ...

Tunisia

49

Kelso's alma mater

St John's

50

Scholarship to ...

Harvard

51

Programme Keslo went to Moscow under

Students for Peace, 1980

52

Kelso's PhD thesis

Power in the Land: The Peasantry of the Volga region 1917-22

53

Boris Nikolaeovich ...

Yeltsin

54

Rapava's daughter's car

Lada

55

Rapava's daughter is studying ...

Law

56

Soviet anthem being played in Rapava's apartment

Party of Lenin

57

Rapava's apartment complex

Victory of the Revolution

58

Uzbeki bandit machine gunned in the Bablyon

Tsexer

59

Battle-cruiser shelling Winter Palace in 1917

Aurora

60

Kelso's plane leaves ...

Sheremetevo

61

Who tells O'Brian that Kelso is looking for Stalin's notebook

Adelman

62

Moscow newspaper for young Westerners

The eXile

63

Who has bought an icon and is worried about smuggling it out

Duberstein

64

What magazine does Kelso buy to read on the plane

Der Spiegel

65

Rapava's daughter's name

Zinaida

66

Airline flying Kelso to NYC

Delta

67

Where has Rapava hidden the Stalin papers

In a toolbox

68

Rapava's son's name

Sergo

69

Where does Zinaida work during the daytime

GUM - Switchboard

70

What else does Kelso find with the Stalin papers in Rapava's garage

Gun - Makarov

71

O'Brian's car

Toyota Land Cruiser

72

Name of girl who writes the entries in the Stalin notebook

Anna Mikhailovna Safanova

73

Magazine Anna Safanova's photo appears in

Ogonyok

74

River in Archangle

Dvina

75

Man who comes looking for Safanova on Stalin's behalf

Mekhlis

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Stalin's favourite brandy

Ararat

77

Archangel founded by ...

Peter the Great

78

Archangel's port

Severodvinsk - centre of nuclear sub construction

79

Archangel named after

Archangel Michael, the Warrior Angel

80

What is there to be consulted at Archangel Railway Statiion

Radiation meter - 15 microrads or below is safe

81

Road to Archangel from Moscow

M8

82

"If you are afraid of wolves, keep out of the woods"

Stalin

83

Satellite phone

Inmarsat

84

Russia is owned by whoever has the biggest ...

... fists

85

Rapava's Rule No 1

Never show them you're afraid

86

Rapava's Rule No 2

You've only got one friend in this world - Yourself

87

Barman at the Robotnik

Aleksey

88

Inmarsat is over the ...

...Indian Ocean

89

Stolovaya

Old-style workers cafe

90

Safanova's old school

Maxim Gorky Academy - 1950

91

Safanova was in the ...

Komsomol

92

Party's candidate in last election

Gennady Zyuganov - current Communist Party leader

93

Headling on Aurora

VIOLENCE IS INEVITABLE

94

Title of Mamantov's memoirs

I Still Believe

95

Anna Safanova's parents

Mikhail and Vavara

96

Name of company (Mamantov's) that has acquired Beria's old house

Moskprop

97

Anna's son adopted by ...

The Chizhikovs

98

Chizikhov

Stalin's pre-revolution alias - PA Chizikhov, 1911

99

Passports found in Stalin Jrs hut

Norwegian (Bergen)

100

Word at the top of documents in Stalin's hut

Confession

101

What did Lenin call the Tsarovich

The Living Banner

102

How do Surovin and the soldiers get to Stalin's hut

Snow plough

103

Moscow station where Stalin gets off the train

Yaroslavl

104

Who shoots Stalin

Zinaida