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A Story From: Russia
Read Time: ["3 to 5mins"]
For Ages: 8 to 10yrs., 12 to 14yrs.

A Tsar's daughter battles a monster to prove to her father she can rule.
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Siberian and other Folk-Tales: Primitive Literature of the Empire of the Tsars, by C. Fillingham Coxwell, published by C. W. Daniel Company, London, 1925, pp. 300-301.  Retold by Elaine L. Lindy ©2007. All rights reserved.


The story, "Altyn Aryg" is from the Altai (Altay) people, a Turkic formerly-nomadic people who inhabit a very mountainous region of western Siberia, located North of Kazakhstan.