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April 23, 1993 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Call it The House That Boris Built. Not far from the Russian capital's covered cycling track, construction workers and soldiers are toiling in the mud of April to erect a vast, opulent residence for the leader of Russia--one that clashes with his past professions of humble simplicity. Four toilets, two bidets, two giant bathrooms, three exquisite crystal chandeliers to light a sprawling living room and staircases hewn from rare marble are only the beginning of the luxuries, workers say.
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April 23, 1993 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Call it The House That Boris Built. Not far from the Russian capital's covered cycling track, construction workers and soldiers are toiling in the mud of April to erect a vast, opulent residence for the leader of Russia--one that clashes with his past professions of humble simplicity. Four toilets, two bidets, two giant bathrooms, three exquisite crystal chandeliers to light a sprawling living room and staircases hewn from rare marble are only the beginning of the luxuries, workers say.
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