Russian History? Help!
Posted 11 February 2009 - 08:30 PM
Well. She was enlightened, but the serfs screwed themselves over when they revolted. Her relationships with Voltaire and Diderot show that she was open to the most liberal ideas of the time. She just never implemented anything for the serfs because she most likely felt betrayed by the uprising.
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Posted 11 February 2009 - 08:38 PM
Posted 11 February 2009 - 11:56 PM
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Posted 12 February 2009 - 01:21 AM
Posted 12 February 2009 - 06:07 AM
A few others Napoleon's invasion of Russia where Czars burned Moscow to the ground in the Dead of Russian Winter. Also the last foreign army to set foot in Moscow.
You could talk about the Russian Empire and how it was built, could also plug in of how this is also the current state of Russia.
I can't remember the dates but Trans Siberian Railway?
Her cities have a history of its own as well. St. Petersburg, Moscow, Vladavostik (SP?)
You probably talk for hours and theorize about Russia's with draw from WWI eastern Front.
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Posted 12 February 2009 - 08:46 AM
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