and the Soviet Union
Archives Exhibit - http://www.ibiblio.org/expo/soviet.exhibit/entrance.html
A virtual museum with many primary documents at the Library of Congress.
Workings of the Soviet System, which explains how the Soviet
system worked under the communists, especially during the decades following
the Revolution; and The
Soviet Union and the United States, which shows how relations
between the Soviet Union and the United States were driven by a complex
interplay of ideological, political, and economic factors, which led to
shifts between cautious cooperation and often bitter superpower rivalry
over the years.
Chronology of Russian History - http://www.bucknell.edu/
"This page dates the major (and some not so major) events in Russian history
and links them with explanatory and related materials on the Web. The chronology
has been divided into four arbitrary periods: Kievan-Appanage (860-1689),
Imperial (1689-1916), Soviet (1917-1991) and Post-Soviet (1991 to the present).
A fifth page displays related chronologies on specialized subjects." (Bucknell
Palace Time Machine - http://www.alexanderpalace.org/palace/mainpage.html
"The Alexander Palace was the home of the last Tsar of Russia, Nicholas
II, and his family. This Web site provides an online tour of the building,
the people who lived in it and palace history."
Russian Revolution - http://www.barnsdle.demon.co.uk/russ/rusrev.html
A Web site which offers many links to Russian Revolution information. A
personal web page. Includes: Russian
Revolution in Dates, a timeline of the major events of the Russian
Revolution, covering the period from 1905 through 1924. (David Barnsdale)
of Russia - http://www.interknowledge.com/russia/rushis01.htm
Part of the "official site of the Russian National Tourist Office."
Fleet Reborn - http://www.neva.ru/EXPO96/book/chap11-1.html
The role of the Russian navy is explained in this chapter from the book:
of the Russian Navy.
of the Republics - http://www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/commonwealth.html
This is the Web site of the Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection
at the University of Texas, Austin. This page has links to maps of Russia
and the Former Soviet Republics.
Russia - http://www.pbs.org/weta/faceofrussia/
Cultural History of Russia from 850 AD to the Present
Archive - http://marxists.anu.edu.au/archive/marx/
Primary source information related to Karl Marx and Frederick Engels, theoreticians
of the Russian Revolution and the Soviet system. Includes links to other
authors, including Leon Trotsky, another revolutionary writer.
Engels' Writings - http://eserver.org/marx/
From the English Server, full-text documents by the two authors.
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