Toward the end of August, 1916, the Russians again attempted at various times to cross the Dvina.
The Dvina, and the railroad, went on beyond Vitebsk,—went on to Russia.
A railroad bridge across the Dvina, while open to the military, could be used by the people only by individual permission.
One day I went across the Dvina and far up "the other side."
It is the chief strategic position for the defence of the Dvina.
On 28th August von Buelow began his great attack on the line of the Dvina.
In 1412 the inhabitants of “Savolotchie” (the countries on the Dvina) made a campaign against the Norwegians.
Dvina, Northern, a Russian river formed by the union of two small streams in the government of Vologda.
Such were Russian politics during the week in which the Germans overran the Dvina.
The Dvina River swallowed the Polota many times a day, yet the lesser stream flooded the universe on one occasion.