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Infamous Assassinations

The Assassination Of Tsar Nicholas II
7two March 22, 2010

On 17 July 1918, Tsar Nicholas II and his entire family were murdered and buried in a nearby wood. For more than seventy years their whereabouts was unknown, but new material released from Russia now conclusively reveals their fate.

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Infamous Assassinations The Attempt On Hitler

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Infamous Assassinations The Assassination Of Anwar Sadat

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Infamous Assassinations The Assassination Of Archduke Ferdinand

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Infamous Assassinations The Assassination Of Heydrich

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