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For decades, the story of the mystic Russian monk Rasputin and the role he played in the fall of the Romanov dynasty was never fully known. But five years ago, a long-hidden KGB file on Rasputin resurfaced. Russian journalist Edvard Radzinsky reveals its contents in his new book.

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  • Edvard Radzinsky author and Russian journalist

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