National Geographic : 1942 Dec
Junius B. Wood Assistant Captain Brietzovskaya Gives Orders by Trumpet Women, such as this officer of the steamer Goncharov, have long played a part in Soviet life. Housewives and industrial workers, even children, as sisted in the defense of Stalingrad. Herodotus Described Such Kalmyk Dwellings 2,400 Years Ago Though these Mongol nomads arebeing encouraged tosettle and farm along the lower Volga, theystill cling tofelttents, their traditional homes on the Asiatic steppe (page809).