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Unformatted text preview: k) August 1991-Failed putsch in Moscow l) December 25- 1991-Dissolution of USSR 3) Famine during time hurt Kazakhs a) Unveiling women i) Actually became heavier veiled after Russia invasion (Avoid being confused with prostitutes) (1) Communist elites would show wives off unveiled (a) But then would come home and beat or kill them 4) WWII a) SOVIET UNION LOST 25 MILLION PEOPLE BUT WON WWII i) Many surrendered to Germans (1) Many of the things from north moved to central Asia (a) Leads to USSR now wanting to gain loyalty by promoting nationalization 5) 1950s breath of fresh air a) Khrushchev denounces Stalin 6) 64-82 a) Improvement in command economy 7) Strong Leaders...
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- Spring '08