Gold Domes, Black Earth

Tim Whewell travels through Russia in the hope of finding the roots of the country's identity, and asking what role it can find for itself after Communism.


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Tim visits Vladivostock in the Russian Far East to find out how the country's rulers hold their empire together.

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Tim visits Novgorod, where democracy flourished in medieval times. Can the people now regain power over the state?