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TitleCopy letter from Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia, to 2nd Earl Granville [G. Leveson-Gower], Foreign Office, London; 14 Nov 1870.
Date14 November 1870
Content DescriptionBelieves that the Russian note will be published in the "Journal de St P├ętersbourg" the next day; the Foreign Office believes that it is an attempt by Prince Gorchakov to appeal to popular patriotism, and that he will have to recede from this position if he is not going to back it up by force.
Termtreaties, Treaty of Paris 1856, Russian repudiation
press, St Petersburg Journal

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA141Gorchakov; Alexander M. (1798-1883); Prince; Russian Foreign Minister1798-1883
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA6137Gower; Granville G. Leveson- (1815-1891); 2nd Earl Granville; diplomat M.P. statesman1815-1891
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