The story

Summary - Russian Revolution of 1917

Summary - Russian Revolution of 1917


We are searching data for your request:

Forums and discussions:
Manuals and reference books:
Data from registers:
Wait the end of the search in all databases.
Upon completion, a link will appear to access the found materials.

1) Tsarist Russia

- Backward economy (80% agriculture)
- Poverty and misery in the countryside
- Absolutist Government of Tsar Nicholas II
- Bloody Sunday: Tsar's repression of the popular movement (1905)

2) Russia in the First War

- failure, damage and popular dissatisfaction

3) Strikes, riots and demonstrations

- Tsar Nicholas falls in 1917

4) October Revolution of 1917

- Lenin in the power of Russia
- “peace, earth, bread and freedom”
- implementation of socialism in the division of land, workers-controlled factories, nationalized banks
- Russian exit from World War I in 1918

5) Formation of the USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics)

- economic and military power
- Improvements in living conditions
- Lack of democracy and PC repression