Causes of the Russian Revolution of 1917

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  • Causes of the Russian Revolution of 1917
    • Industrial revolution
      • over populations in citys
      • lots of unemployment
        • low wages
        • long hours
    • Ethnic minorities
      • russificatoin
        • made russian
  • Tsar Nicolas II
    • Causes of the Russian Revolution of 1917
      • Industrial revolution
        • over populations in citys
        • lots of unemployment
          • low wages
          • long hours
      • Ethnic minorities
        • russificatoin
          • made russian
    • Dumas
      • limited power
    • Brutal suppression of striks
      • lana goldfrield
      • bloody sunday
  • First world war
    • lost support of soldiers
    • home front
      • rasputin
        • put his followers into high places in the governmenet
          • constant change
          • nothing  could get done
      • wages to low to bye food
        • strikes for higher wages
      • lack of food
      • Tsarina
        • greman
        • refused to listen to the dumas(middle class)
    • militery defeats
      • soldiers badly trained
      • lack of transport, lack of communication
      • battle of masurian lakes
        • 100,000 killed
      • generals not appointed because of skill
      • battle of tannenberg
        • 70,000 wounded and killed
        • 50,000 prisoners
        • surrounded into swamp land
      • poor communication between ranks
    • desertion
      • militery defeats
        • soldiers badly trained
        • lack of transport, lack of communication
        • battle of masurian lakes
          • 100,000 killed
        • generals not appointed because of skill
        • battle of tannenberg
          • 70,000 wounded and killed
          • 50,000 prisoners
          • surrounded into swamp land
        • poor communication between ranks
    • consciption
  • Rasputin
    • bad influenced on the tsarina
      • Rasputin did hang he wanted
    • very unpopular
      • murdered by the aristocracy
  • Dumas
    • limited power
  • autocracy
    • Tsar Nicolas II
      • Brutal suppression of striks
        • lana goldfrield
        • bloody sunday
    • only ruler could do want he wanted
      • the people had no say in what happened in there country
  • poor Working conditions
    • desertion

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