- “Dome and Swallows, Assumption Cathedral of the Trinity,” by Konstantin Yuon
- “View of Trinity Lavra,” by Konstantin Yuon
- “Portrait K.A.Yuon 1924, the artist’s wife,” by Konstantin Yuon… 6 more words
I had no idea who John Reed was until I pressed the ‘More information’ button on the remote to check out Warren Beatty’s Oscar-winning film ‘Reds.’ Then I watched it. 138 more words
Great vintage find by OKOgallery (28.00 USD) http://ift.tt/1F0hkt0
The Civil War and the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk meant that the Bolsheviks lost lots of arable amounts and industrial resources e.g. Raw materials. Lenin therefore was faced with huge economic problems. 57 more words
A traditional army comprised of Bolsheviks comprised by Trotsky who appointed many ex-officers from the Tsarist regime who had expertise and experience.
Many were willing to join, other were conscripted and some did it for the money; compulsory military service was brought in for the able-bodied in 1918. 31 more words