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Living dangerously in the North Caucasus (2013)

GUNIB, DAGESTAN, RUSSIA, 2012 - Gunib was historically important as a natural fortress during the Caucasian War of the 19th century. The Imam Shamil, leader of the Chechen and Daghestani tribes, made his last stand against the Russians at Gunib, where he gave himself up to the Russian commander, Prince Alexander Bariatinsky, on 25 August 1859...© Rob Hornstra / THE SOCHI PROJECT / +31 6 14365936
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The Secret History of Khava Gaisanova & The North Caucasus
GUNIB, DAGESTAN, RUSSIA, 2012 - Gunib was historically important as a natural fortress during the Caucasian War of the 19th century. The Imam Shamil, leader of the Chechen and Daghestani tribes, made his last stand against the Russians at Gunib, where he gave himself up to the Russian commander, Prince Alexander Bariatinsky, on 25 August 1859...© Rob Hornstra / THE SOCHI PROJECT / +31 6 14365936

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From gallery: Living dangerously in the North Caucasus (2013)
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Date: 3 Mar 2012
Location: Gunib Dagestan Russia
Credit: © Rob Hornstra / The Sochi Project
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