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Unformatted text preview: -Study math to shoot cannons accuratly-Social reform-Abolished the mixing of sexes-Commanded people to wear western clothing and to shave -St Petersburg became the new capital city-All the buildings were western based-After Peter died woman named Catherine the Great took over Catherine-She had a passion for politics-Wanted to increase the government strength-She liked westernization and France-Philosope-any of the leading philosophical, political, and social writers of the 18 th century French Englightment-Pugachevs rebellion of peasants they wanted to end taxs and the draft for life thing and such-Impacts on the government because of it-Lead her to tighten her Russian affairs-Out Break of French Revolution Combination of rebellion and French revolution lead to Catherine to stop Westernization...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course HIST 1010 taught by Professor Kicklighter during the Fall '07 term at Auburn University.
- Fall '07