- former name (1914–24) of St. Petersburg(def 2).
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In September 1915 the Petrograd region could obtain no more than 65 per cent.England and Germany
Emile Joseph Dillon
Apparently some people anticipate an advance on Petrograd itself.War Letters of a Public-School Boy
Then just before we started to Petrograd he presented it to me.
The men were two police officers who had been sent to bring her to Petrograd.
If we have failed it is, of course, wisest that we should return to Petrograd.
- a former name (1914–24) of Saint Petersburg