Monthly Archives: January 2016

The 1905 Revolution in Russia

The year of 1905 witnessed a particularly strong movement for reform and change throughout the nation. ┬áMore to the point, one aspect of the revolution that caught my interest how the movement swept everybody (workers, peasants, intelligentsia, and even clergymen) … Continue reading

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The Beginnings of a Sluice Dam, for the Russian Empire (By Lee Cole)

Image: Cementing the Foundation of a Sluice Dam In 1896, the beginnings of a sluice dam were laid out for the construction of the massive dam. ┬áThis dam was designed the help with the navigation of Volga river, which in … Continue reading

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