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The book is about the uprising which took place in Kakheti in 1812. The event is an extremely important milestone in the long history of resistance that the Georgian people demonstrated against the Russian Empire. Georgia has a history of courageous struggle for its independence, for freedom from various foreign conquerors and invaders. Most of the uprisings were quenched in blood, but it did not stop the nation from fighting for its identity or sometimes even survival.