Soviet Cossacks


 Cover of Issue 1, January, 1939.

   In Issue 1 of January, 1939, the focus is on Soviet Cossacks, a nomadic people especially noted for their horsemanship. Particular importance is placed upon horses, agriculture, and military exploits.

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Bibliographic Information

USSR in Construction, Illustrated Monthly Magazine.

Issue 1, January, 1939. 

Issued in five languages: Russian, English, French, Spanish, and German.

Published by the State Art Publishing House. 


Fishing on the River Don; page 29.          Watermelons, an agicultural product of the Cossacks; page 27.          Page 42.

Grazing sheep in the foothills of the Caucasian Mountains.  Pages 16-17.


Pages 36-37.