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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  ...
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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?
http://urbanlegends.about.com/od/internet-scares/fl/Russian-Sleep-Experiment.htm
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 ...
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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 ...
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Causes of the Russian Revolution 2 - What were ... - European History
The First World War provided the catalyst for Russia's revolutionary year of 1917. The war itself went badly from the start, prompting the Tsar to take personal ...
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/russiaandukraine/a/Causes-Of-The-Russian-Revolution_2.htm
Russian Vodka - Vodka in Russia - Eastern Europe Travel - About.com
Vodka is the Russian alcoholic beverage of choice. As a traveler to Russia, you may be stunned by the varieties of Russian vodka available, be pressed to drink  ...
http://goeasteurope.about.com/od/russia/tp/russianvodka.htm
The Relationship of the United States With Russia - US Foreign Policy
A profile of the relationship between the United States and Russia, from About Guide to U.S. Foreign Policy Keith Porter.
http://usforeignpolicy.about.com/od/countryprofile1/p/usrussia.htm
Timeline of the Russian Revolution in 1918 - European History
January 12: 3rd Congress of Soviets accepts The Declaration of the Rights of the Peoples of Russia and creates the new constitution; Russia is declared a ...
http://europeanhistory.about.com/od/russiaandukraine/a/rrevstimeline9.htm
Learn Useful Russian Phrases and Words - Russia Travel - About.com
Want to learn Russian? Here are the most useful Russian words and phrases - a travel glossary for the total beginner in Russian.
http://gorussia.about.com/od/practical_information_russia/ss/Basic-Russian-Vocabulary-For-Travelers.htm
New and Old New Year's Traditions In Russia - Eastern Europe Travel
The Russian New Year is celebrated in both old and new ways in Russia. Though some traditions mimic our own, others are unique to this country. Find out  ...
http://goeasteurope.about.com/od/russianculture/a/russiannewyeark.htm

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