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 ...
Sonoma's Russian River Valley - Wines - About.com
The Russian River Valley in Sonoma County, named for the regions first settlers
and situated southwest of Sonoma's Alexander Valley, is one of California's ...
Why does Russia support the Syrian regime - Middle East Issues
Russia's support for the Syrian regime is motivated by extensive trade and
military interests that go back to the Soviet era. But how far is Russia willing to go
in its ...
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 ...
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 Civil War - European History - About.com
Summary of the Russian Civil War. Russia's October Revolution of 1917
produced a civil war between the Bolshevik government – who had just seized