Impact of WW1 in Russia

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Impact of WW1 on Russia


  • The junior officers (artistocrats) suffered massive losses.
  • The conscriptions of 13 million peasants threatened their livelihoods.
  • They were appalled by the influence of Rasputin.

The Army:

  • They were poorly supported by industries.
  • They were badly led and treated appallingly by aristocratic officers.
  • Their weapons were scarce and they weren't properly trained.
  • The Tsar took control of the armed forces in…


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