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.