Origins of the Russian Revolution

Watch this lecture. As you listen, focus on the following questions: how was Imperial Russia in the nineteenth century different from seventeenth-century England and eighteenth-century France? What were the most important similarities between pre-revolutionary regimes in these three states? How did the close ties between the Russian government and the Orthodox Church affect the evolution of Russian politics before 1917?

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