BEREGINYA - (Boris Olshansky-Bereginya. Bereginyas were fairies and fell under Slavic animism.). They blended with earlier populations and expanded the agriculture in the area(S,E). Scandinavian traders moved in and promoted trade between Constantinople and their homelands(S,E) A monarchy in Kiev formed under a Danish merchant, Rurik(P,E). Kiev flourished as a trade center(E). Kiev rulers formed a law code and ruled the largest european state(P).