Lenin's Legacy

Mind map of Lenin's Legacy, quick summary

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  • Created by: Lori Butt
  • Created on: 12-01-13 14:10
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  • Lenin's Legacy (Stalin's inherited nation)
    • Planned to eliminate classes
    • By 1924, after Civil War, Russian transformed into USSR
      • Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
    • 1917-18
      • Problems
        • Provisional government lost credibility, unhappy workers, losses during war
      • Solutions
        • Ended Russia's involvement in war, gave land to peasants, granted independenceto national minorities
    • 1918-21
      • Problems
        • Civil war - opposition took military action (white and green armies)
      • Solutions
        • Red army used technology to help win war, propaganda films made
    • 1921-24
      • Problems
        • Sailors of Kronstadt threatened military action unless democracy was restored and War Communism ended
      • Solutions
        • Over 3 days, 40,000 slaughtered 10,000 Kronstadt sailors
        • Lenin banned factions

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