What Are Relations Like Between the U.S. and Russia?
Background: From 1922 to 1991, Russia was the largest part of the Soviet Union.
Through most the final half of the 20th Century, the United States and the ...
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
The Russian Sleep Experiment - Urban Legends
Did Russian researchers conduct an experiment in which five prison inmates
were deprived of sleep for 15 days straight, driving them to insanity and ...
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 ...
Ded Moroz, the Russian Santa - Russia's Santa Claus
The Russian Santa Claus is known as Ded Moroz. “Ded Moroz” translates to “
Grandfather Frost” in English, but most English speakers simply call him “Father ...
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 ...