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Posted By: Tim Salt
26-Dec-00 - 05:27 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: The Warlike Lads of Russia
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: The War-Like Lads of Russia

Steve Turner did the Nic Jones version on his album "Braiding" in 1986. The sleeve notes say that Nic Jones put the tune to a "lyrical broadside" sold for pennies during the Napoleonic wars.