Zhukovskii

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Zhukovskii

 

a city in Moscow Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the Moscow River, near the Otdykh railroad station, 40 km southeast of Moscow. Population, 76,000 (1971; 11,000, 1939). Zhukovskii was formed in 1947 from the settlement of Stakhanovo and named in honor of the Russian scholar N. E. Zhukovskii.

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"Gullible Girls and Dreadful Dreams: Zhukovskii, Pushkin and Popular Divination." The Slavonic and East European Review 70: 4 (October 1992): 647-69.
Zhukovskii and Gokhman [11] proposed the method of determining the residual stresses in metallic sheets, which consisted in finding the strain field induced by central point heating and calculating the field of residual stresses using a functional relation between a linear thermal expansion coefficient and residual stresses.
(36) Natalia Il'ina was more reserved in her observations, usually confining them to two horizontal marks in the margin or, rarely, a notation; these occurred principally in books on history or in those devoted to the poetry of Pushkin, Lermontov, or Zhukovskii. For those interested in reading patterns, the Il'in collection promises rich insights.
In March 1938, Deputy People's Commissioner for Internal Affairs (Zhukovskii) affirmed that full coverage of costs was reached for the NKVD's entire camp and prison system (GARF.
Sumarokov had the ability to sharpen and focus Fleming's images and to make more concrete Fleming's sometimes hazy concepts--a potential perhaps somehow inherent in the Russian language itself, since it also was to characterize the work of Russia's greatest poet-translator, Vasilii Andreevich Zhukovskii (1783-1852).
It is preceded by the prose of Akhmatova, Belyi, Blok, Gippius, Esenin, Mandelshtam, Mariengof, Maiakovskii, Pasternak, Voznesenskii, Vysotskii, and Zhukovskii. It will be followed by volumes by Apollinaire, Brusov, Gumilev, Khlebnikov, Lermontov, Pushkin, Rilke, and Tzvetaeva.
Zhukovskii, for example, at the time of his editorship of Vestnik Evropy (1808-10) translated and published a number of contes orientales (see M.
Introduced by Zhukovskii to translate Ludwig Uhland's 'Die Rache', the form acquired its definitive embodiment in Pushkin's 1820 ballad 'The Black Shawl'.
Zhukovskii, Polnoe sobranie sochinenii v 20 tt, (Moscow: Iazyki russkoi literatury, 1999-), 3:142; "[phrase omitted]!"