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Pedestrians walk across the snow covered plaza of the Kremlin complex, this area of which is surrounded by massive cathedrals.

"Sorbornaya Ploshchad (Cathedral Square) of the Moscow Kremlin, as seen today [in 1956], is mostly the work of Italian architects and engineers of the late XVth and early XVIth centuries who came to Russia during the reign of Ivan the Great (1462-1505)." The Kremlin, p. 154.