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
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...