Chiriac Timothy Prokofievich( Writer)
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He was educated in an academic high school, in 1790's was an inspector classes of Smolny Convent. Chiriac translated "memorable and interesting stories about the Emperor Peter the Great," I. Staehelin (St. Petersburg, 1786 and 1787), "The history of my time," Frederick II (St. Petersburg, 1793), published anonymously popular in its time "Russia's brief history for the public schools" (St. Petersburg, 1799, 9 -- Second edition 1827, German translation of A. Schlozer, GцTttingen, 1802). To characterize Catherine's time and then the public mood are known price two letters Chiriac - Potemkin on holiday, on the occasion of the capture of Ismail in 1791, and the death of Catherine II ( "Russian Archive", 1867). V. K.