History of Russia: From Peter the Great to Gorbachev
36xDVDRip | AVI/XviD, ~545 kb/s | 640x432 | Duration: 18:33:22 | English: MP3, 128 kb/s (2 ch) | 5.3 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / History
This course focuses on 300 years of Russian history from Peter the Great to Gorbachev by examining the lives of the men and women who, in fact, were Russia. This is history told through biography. You examine key individuals and groups, the contexts in which they thought and acted, and their driving ideas. Topics include the revolution of Peter the Great, Catherine the Great, the Decembrist Uprising, Belinskii and the early years of Russian Socialism, Alexander II, Nicholas II, Stalin, Gorbachev, and Communism, among others.