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Alexander Kerensky: The First Love of the Revolution by Richard Abraham

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At eleven, they went to a district school, probably in Kerensk itself, now a town of some 5000 inhabitants. There they learnt Greek, Latin, Russian, and Old Church Slavonic, the language of the Orthodox Bible and Missal. Both Father Mikhail's sons did well enough to proceed to Theological Seminary, probably soon after the death of Nicholas I. This was a landmark in the life of the country youths, and probably the moment at which the Bishop of Penza gave the young seminarians the family name Kerensky, after their place of origin.

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She wanted none of it. The campaign by Russian women to achieve the right to medical training is an inspiring story. Page 13 Assisted by a few men, who risked their careers to help them, they often had to qualify abroad before returning home. A few individuals were driven into secret revolutionary organizations which welcomed them as equals. Finally, in 1887, a legal Medical School for Women was opened in St. 28 Alexander Fyodorovich Kerensky was due to graduate from the Gymnasium in the summer of 1899 and his parents decided to send him to St.

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