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  • Konstantin Naktanov, About Fishing 

    Gedeeva, Darina (2016-06-07)
    In the past, in Lagan’ the Kalmyks lived in small aimaks, including the Tsoomg, Tsyadr, Khar-Khol et. The Kalmyks went fishing on big boats to the Caspian sea and transported the fish to Astrakhan’ on sailing ships. ...
  • Harvan Sundetov, The Fishery 

    Churyumova, Elvira (2015-05-20)
    Harvan is a fisherman. His father and grandfather also worked in this trade. Harvan has been fishing since he was 18. He worked in a sovkhoz called Krasnyi Moryak (Red Sailor). Today he goes fishing with his four brothers. ...
  • Anatoliy Safinov, About Fishing 

    Churyumova, Elvira (2015-09-27)
    Anatoliy talks about his father-in-law who was a fisherman who could make and fix fishing nets. His father-in-law was a respected man, a diligent worker, and was often invited to presidium meetings. Anatoliy’s in-laws lived ...