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Russian Rulers History Podcast
From Rurik to Putin we will follow the history of Russia through its rulers.
February 2011 Episodes:
- Episode 39 - Catherine I to Elizabeth I
- Peter the Great is dead and his successor Catherine I died only 2 years later. Anna was followed by Peter II and Ivan VI who was overthrown by Peter the Great's daughter Elizabeth.
- Slap Shot Episode - Peter's Table of Ranks
- One of Peter the Great's reforms was the publishing of the Table of Ranks. It defined where a man would be in terms of nobility and place in society.
- Episode 38 - But There Is Still So Much To Do
- Peter the Great's reign, lasting 42 years comes to an end. His legacy though, lasts to this day.
- Episode 37 - A Son, An Heir, A Grave Disappointment
- Peter the Great's son Alexis, turns out to be the great disappointment of the Tsar's life. Russia begins to bring fear throughout Europe as its power grows.