In the name of the Soviet Union

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In 2007, the Heydar Aliyev Foundation published the book “In the name of the Soviet Union” by well-known Russian scholar-researcher, writer-historian, Professor Rudolf Ivanov. The book talks of Jamshid Jafar oglu Nakhchyvanski, the sixth valiant general  of the famous Nakhchyvan Khans dynasty and a talented commander. Nakhchyvanski, who participated in the First World War and saw troubles of two revolutions, earned the title of  honoured officer, a series of military orders, especially the St. George  Order, and commanded the Cavalry of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic.


The book has been written based on archive documents. 

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