Monthly Archives: February 2016

A Conflict of Interest, the Chinese Railway

The Soviet and the Chinese clashed over the issue of control over a piece of the Chinese Eastern Railroad (CER).  Moving forward with the five-year plan, the expansion of the railways was a good chance to expand the Russian economy. … Continue reading

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Revolutions of the Army

Before the period of revolutions, the Russian army was composed of close to seven and a half million people.  A good number of these people were drawn from the peasantry, showing the state that the army was in.  Changes began … Continue reading

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