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Surely not in Kiev, or Lvov, or Warsaw.
Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  capital and largest city of the Ukraine; a major manufacturing and transportation center
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  • Surely not in Kiev, or Lvov, or Warsaw.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • Like last night Schmauser said the Russians were getting ready to recapture Kiev.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • The Kiev Grenadiers, Podolian….
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • "You’re of the Kiev university?" said Konstantin Levin to Kritsky, to break the awkward silence that followed.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  Anna Karenina

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  • Kirov, Moskva, Kiev, three Karas, five Krestas, four Krivaks, eight Udaloys, and five Sovremennys.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • I’d had Chicken Kiev in America on a couple of occasions and I thought, since this was Russia, Chicken Kiev would have to be much better here—like having Peking Duck in China.
    Li Cunxin  --  Mao’s Last Dancer
  • There was the CCC, draining swamps and planting trees in the distance, and on the road was this wanderer population without any special Jerusalem or Kiev in mind, or relics to kiss, or any idea of putting off sins, but only the hope their chances might be better in the next town.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • Then they took a walk (Karenin tagged along on his own, without a leash) through all the streets they had known, and examined all their names: Stalingrad Street, Leningrad Street, Rostov Street, Novosibirsk Street, Kiev Street, Odessa Street.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • [DUNYASHA has already returned with the coffee-pot and is making the coffee, VARYA stands near the door] I go about all day, looking after the house, and I think all the time, if only you could marry a rich man, then I’d be happy and would go away somewhere by myself, then to Kiev …. to Moscow, and so on, from one holy place to another.
    Anton Chekhov  --  The Cherry Orchard
  • Askold, one of the founders of the Russian state, was buried in Kiev.
    Boris Pasternak  --  Doctor Zhivago

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  • Though the tension during the chicken Kiev was so thick I felt I’d choke, it began to lift, slowly, quietly.
    Jill McCorkle  --  Ferris Beach
  • On the way back across town she managed to stuff herself to bursting with chicken Kiev from the fully stocked AutoChef in his car.
    J.D. Robb  --  Immortal in Death
  • The church with the largest Sunday attendance in all of Europe is now a Pentecostal megachurch in Kiev, Ukraine, founded in 1994 by a charismatic Nigerian, Sunday Adelaja.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • After Vitaly Chemobyl and the Meltdowns arrived in Long Beach on one of those hijacked exSoviet refugee freighters, they fanned out across southern California looking for expanses of reinforced concrete that were as vast and barren as the ones they had left behind in Kiev.
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash
  • "This is from Kiev, Dmitri Fyodorovitch," she went on reverently, "from the relics of the Holy Martyr, Varvara.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • Oleg, another Prince of Kiev, was killed by a snake that came out of the skull of his favorite horse.
    Boris Pasternak  --  Doctor Zhivago
  • Do you know who this is?" he said, addressing his brother, and indicating the gentleman in the jerkin: "This is Mr. Kritsky, my friend from Kiev, a very remarkable man.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  Anna Karenina
  • "Yes, I was of Kiev," Kritsky replied angrily, his face darkening.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  Anna Karenina
  • His new brethren gave him letters to the Kiev and Odessa Masons and promised to write to him and guide him in his new activity.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • When he reached Kiev he sent for all his stewards to the head office and explained to them his intentions and wishes.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • Le prochain—your Kiev peasants to whom you want to do good.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • And he dreamed that the Holy Virgin Mother of the Kiev catacombs came to him and said, ’Believe in me and I will make you whole.’
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • When I was in Kiev, Crazy Cyril says to me (he’s one of God’s own and goes barefoot summer and winter), he says, ’Why are you not going to the right place?
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • In Kiev Pierre found some people he knew, and strangers hastened to make his acquaintance and joyfully welcomed the rich newcomer, the largest landowner of the province.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • To Kiev?
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • For starters, they’ll have to move Kiev offshore to give themselves some kind of air defense against Kennedy.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • The Russians had split into three groups, with the carrier Kiev easternmost to face the Kennedy’s battle group.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Course back to Kiev is one-eight-five, true.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Distance to Kiev is 318.6 kilometers.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Do you require an escort back to Kiev?
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • A line of cold weather squawls racing northeast was just on the horizon as he approached the Kiev.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Five minutes later he was aboard the Kiev, still pale with rage.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • He is, in fact, a graduate of the higher naval school for political officers at Kiev and the GRU intelligence academy.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • The Kiev group is under total EMCON.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Kiev has an S-band air search just come on.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • The Kingfisher Flight "Kingfisher flight, this is Kiev," called the carrier’s air operations officer.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • The Kingfisher Flight "Kingfisher, warning, warning, the Amerikantsi have increased speed," Kiev cautioned.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Be advised that Kiev has a pair of Forgers in the air, thirty miles east, heading your way.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Jesus, you see how close they are to the Kiev group?
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Granted she makes a nice force flag, but they could do the same thing with Kiev.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Between Kiev and Kirov.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • I gather that the Soviets will want to use the Kiev and Moskva groups inshore, with Kirov guarding them out to sea—but Kennedy’s relocation will make them rethink that.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • But at that moment an adjutant galloped up with a message from the commander of the regiment in the hollow and news that immense masses of the French were coming down upon them and that his regiment was in disorder and was retreating upon the Kiev grenadiers.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • CHAPTER X. Soon after his admission to the Masonic Brotherhood, Pierre went to the Kiev province, where he had the greatest number of serfs, taking with him full directions which he had written down for his own guidance as to what he should do on his estates.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • The North Atlantic The YAK-36 Forger had left the Kiev half an hour before, guided first by gyro compass and now by the ESM pod on the fighter’s stubby rudder fin.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • After passing a chasseur regiment and in the lines of the Kiev grenadiers—fine fellows busy with similar peaceful affairs—near the shelter of the regimental commander, higher than and different from the others, Prince Andrew came out in front of a platoon of grenadiers before whom lay a naked man.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • How about Kiev?
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Navy Orions and air force Sentries had been shadowing them for days now, and the day before, he’d been told, the Soviets had sent an armed fighter from the Kiev to the nearest Sentry.
    Tom Clancy  --  The Hunt for Red October
  • Below the height on which the Kiev regiment was stationed, in the hollow where the rivulet flowed, the soul-stirring rolling and crackling of musketry was heard, and much farther to the right beyond the dragoons, the officer of the suite pointed out to Bagration a French column that was outflanking us.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • "Nobody has chicken Kiev in their car unit," she said with her mouth full.
    J.D. Robb  --  Immortal in Death
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