Here, the rules of war were discarded and a psychological war was being waged. 10 The portrayal of things here is slightly ahistorical. Those are the risks not once, but every time a jump occurs. Vasily Semyonovich Grossman (Russian: Васи́лий Семёнович Гро́ссман, Ukrainian: Василь Семенович Гроссман; 12 December 1905 – 14 September 1964) was a Soviet Russian writer and journalist. Vasily Zaytsev and his trusty Mosin-Nagant sniper rifle. The USSR had no decent palliative care programs or end-of-life care for its veterans, let alone anyone, and her death was a painful one. Algol “gives a dogged and violent nature that causes death to the native or others.” [Fixed Stars and Constellations in Astrology, Vivian E. Robson, 1923. p.124]. The Hero of the Soviet Union Vasily Zaitsev (left) Reportedly, Zaitsev was involved in a historical sniper duel with Maj. Konig, the former head of the German Army’s sniper school.