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Course Overview

Rurik was a Varangian chieftain who gained control of Ladoga in 862, built the Holmgard settlement near Novgorod, and founded the Rurik Dynasty, which ruled Kievan Rus (and later Grand Duchy of Moscow and Tsardom of Russia) until the 17th century. A short film will be shown that traces the history of the Rus and the Rurik Dynasty. We will also discuss which DNA markers are most identified with the bloodline of Rurik.

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Section Title
Anthropological Genetic History: The Rus and the Rurik Dynasty
Type
Live Online
Days
F
Time
3:30PM to 5:30PM
Dates
Jun 11, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
2.0
Location
  • Online
Course Fee(s)
fee non-credit $20.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Jun 08, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
Jun 08, 2021
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