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1941 - Dneprostroy dam, Soviet Russia's greatest hydroelectric project

DNEPROSTRO DAM

CD 1966091 E&MP34.003

Electric Power Plants

1941

The Mediterranean reaches the Dnieper. The great Dneprostroy dam, Soviet Russia's greatest hydroelectric project, is symbolic of the desperate sprint of this frontier land of the Mediterranean culture to complete its westernization. 


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