Potemkin (17361771)

Potemkin, Russian officer, born at Smolensk, of Polish descent; a handsome man with a powerful physique, who attracted the attention of Catharine II., became one of her chief favourites, and directed the foreign policy of Russia under her for 13 years; is understood to have been an able man, but unscrupulous (17361771).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Poseidon
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Potemkin
Potomac River
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Pott, August Friedrich
Potter, John
Potter, Paul
Potteries, The
Pot-wallopers
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Poussin, Nicolas

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