The Civil War threatened the Bolsheviks, yet their victory had solidified their rule.
The New Economic Policy which had succeeded War Communism.
The harsh economic policy which led to famine and Lenin to rethink the course of the Soviet Union.
The power struggle after Lenin's death saw Stalin emerge as the dictator of the Soviet Union.
The October Revolution brought change to Russia and the country's position in World War I.
The Bolshevik seizure of power and the events of October to December.
The months before the October Revolution which led the Bolsheviks into power and gaining the support of the people.
The February Revolution was a spontaneous revolution of the masses.
The Tsar's decision to go to war so initially a positive, but the boost in morale was only temporary.
The old ways of the Russian Empire were soon to be swept aside by the coming of World War I.