I would also like to highlight that it is not only about islands, because eastern Estonia is also very special with its Lake Peipus
28) No II D fibulae have so far been found further to the north, in south-eastern Estonia or around Lake Peipus
, a region otherwise known for exceptional imports from Byzantium (Quast et al.
Religion had been a basis for the Lake Peipus
Old Believers' identity for centuries.
But if you know you are going to spend two days at Lake Peipus
you can do it.
The grand offensive of the Red Army beginning on January 14, 1944 pushed the German forces back from Leningrad, and the Red Army liberated the areas on the eastern side of Lake Peipus
Due to mining technology, the level of subsoil water is lowered below the level of oil-shale stratum, and the water pumped out is directed through outlet ditches and rivers (Ojamaa, Rannapungerja, Puhajogi, Mustajogi Rivers, and Raudi Channel) mainly into the Gulf of Finland, but also into Lake Peipus
and if the army group around Lake Peipus
is not withdrawn immediately, there will be a catastrophe.
Many of them were indigenous Russians (starozhily), the descendants of Russian imperial officials, postrevolutionary immigrants, Russified Jews and Germans, as well as the Old Believers who settled around Lake Peipus
(Chud) as early as the 17th century.