Russian Culture 101 in Photos - Gallery of Traditions
This gallery of Russian culture offers a survey Russia's cultural and national
traditions. View folk instruments, learn about food in Russia, and view some ...
The Russian Sleep Experiment - Urban Legends
Did Russian researchers conduct an experiment in which five prison inmates
were kept awake for 15 days straight, driving them to insanity and cannibalism?
Russia Map - Geography and Maps of Russia
Under Peter I (ruled 1682-1725), Russian hegemony was extended to the Baltic
Sea and the country became the Russian Empire. During the 19th century, more
Russian Easter Traditions - Eastern Europe Travel
Easter in Russia is one of the most important Russian holidays. The Russian
Orthodox Church celebrates Easter according to the Orthodox calendar, and it
The Russian Civil War - European History - About.com
By June 1918 this force had survived great difficulties from the infamous Russian
winter, fighting the 'First Kuban Campaign' or the 'Ice March', a near ...
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 ...