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Volost, the Russian word for county and county government, also used by the Mennonites of Russia, although the German word Gebietsamt was more commonly used. (See also Government of Mennon­ites in Russia.)


Author(s) Cornelius Krahn
Date Published 1959


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Krahn, Cornelius. "Volost." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 29 Dec 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Volost&oldid=85853.

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Krahn, Cornelius. (1959). Volost. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 29 December 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Volost&oldid=85853.




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