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Peter the Great
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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czar of Russia who introduced ideas from western Europe to reform the government; he extended his territories in the Baltic and founded St. Petersburg (1682-1725)
  • But she knew that was only because, like Peter the Great in a shipwright's yard, he was studying what he wanted to know.
    3 — The Rally (48% in)

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