Russian Rev. and Civil war
Russian Rev. and Civil war
End of the provissional Gov.
drunk sailors attacked well dressed people
Lenin Annoyed the SR so much they walked out of the meeting So he got his way evern though he only got 25% of the vote.
Provisinal gov is what replaced the tsar.
April thesis said they had no confidence in provissional gov
didnt want to go to the front of WWI
Miltary tried demcracy
Lenin caue he was a revoultionary and wanted to control the gov.
Kerensky- prime minister of provisionl gov was the formr minister of war
Kronstadt sailors- helped the red army win the rev. in the begaing but turned agianzt them when not given what they where promise.
they aslo new had to get a job done and where feared
New White army made up of old ways followers formed.
Took the Siberian Railroad
Took over City of Kazan on Vulga river
Showed the Bolsheviks how big they where
If the Bolsheviks cant take over town they could lose the whole country
Bolsheviks Lost many men but took the town back.
The white army moved toward Yekaterinburg
Royal family housed there
Red army got there first and killed the royal family on July 16
After the War
Life is Russia SUCKS
Peasants forced to give up grain
Lead to 5 million deaths
Kronstadt soilders from peasant families very uppset.
Bolsheviks ruled over a society about to colapse
Kronstadt Sailors fed up and quiy
had meeting so they could get what they fought for at the begainning of the rev.
Sailors said bye bye to the red army
red army said they where coming for them
White army perapared by putting barbed wire and bombs on the ice so the red army couldnt get to them
Red Army no where near perpared
80% of the Red army that went onto the ice died
Sailors won but would need help from people on the main land.
people couldnt do a new fight right noe they where to weak
lenin came up with plan to keep people on his side
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Lenin scared of the military
Made his Red army
Nov. 11th, 1918. war with Germany ended
Massive civil war broke out
Red Army Vs. White Army
White wanted life before the Rev.
War moving very fast
Whites got support from the allies in the WWI
200,000 troops sent to support
British troops where in the ports, USA and Japan in Sibera, and France was in the black sea
Lenin Realizes the whole World is against him
Lenin moved captial back to Moscow for procetion
White hits the Red but the Red hits right back.
White army loses(alot)
White see that they have not chance while Red has hold of Indrustrial land
Two years later last white general dies. Ending the war
All of the allies pull out of Russia for good.
Leading up to the Rev
Workers went on strike
turned very violent
protests got bigger
brought in soliders to get ride of protesters
Started shooting into the crowed
know as bloody sunday and this was the last straw for people
Sailors revolted cause they wher treated badly
tsar no longer had control of the police and soliders
People waited in line for bread for days and wouldnt even get a full loaf
woman who worked in factories rushed the street in protest
the mood of the country quickly darkened
Tsar Nicholas abdicated
this was only a honey moon phase
People in power
Police, Soliders&Sailoprs voices were heard
they stood up for themselves
Soliders and Sailors try and over throw the Provisional Gov.
Provissional Gov. put down the rivot with violenece
Lenin was acused of beimng a spy
went itno hiding
Tempted attemped militray overthgrow of the provisional gov
army revolt over
exposess weaknesses for Kerensky