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A Brief Introduction to the Russian Revolution of 1917
In 1917 Russia was convulsed by two major seizures of power. The Tsars of Russia were replaced first in February by a pair of co-existing revolutionary ...
Russian Revolution Timeline - 20th Century History - About.com
The Russian Revolution of 1917 deposed the czar (in the February Revolution) and installed the Bolsheviks in power (in the October Revolution). After winning ...
Russian Revolution of 1917 - 20th Century History - About.com
The Russian Revolution of 1917 changed not only the future of Russia but of the entire world. It toppled a monarchy and brought about the first communist ...
Russian Revolution Timeline in 1905 and 1917 - European History
Introduction to a timeline of the Russian Revolutions in 1917 and 1905.
Prelude to the Russian Revolution of 1917 - 20th Century History
The Russian Revolution had roots that went back decades. It began with an unhappy people and ended with a weak-minded leader. Follow the history of the ...
Causes of the Russian Revolution - European History - About.com
Ruling such a massive state was difficult, and the problems within Russia produced a revolution in 1917. which swept the old system away. Several key fault ...
Russia - Profile for Russia - Eastern Europe Travel - About.com
About Russia: The largest of all the Eastern European countries, Russia lives up to its grand historical reputation. Everywhere are remnants of this country's ...
The Russian Civil War - European History - About.com
Russia's October Revolution of 1917 produced a civil war between the Bolshevik government – who had just seized power - and a number of rebel armies.
Russia and Ukraine - History of Russia and Ukraine
Russia grew vastly in size and power across the period, becoming a dominant force across two continents, before a revolution transformed the empire in 1917.
Russia - Profile of Russia - World News - About.com
A primer on the massive land sprawl known as the Russian Federation.