Unformatted text preview: revolution-Cost of living increased sharply-Debts to foreign nations-Peasant strikes and protesting. More than 500,000 people peaceful protested against the Provisional Government in Petrograd. The government used military action and killed many protesters-The garrisons in Petrograd, Moscow, and other cities, the Northern and Western fronts, and the sailors of the Baltic Fleet in September openly declared through their elected representative body Tsentrobalt that they did not recognize the authority of the Provisional Government and would not carry out any of its commands-Periods of repression (after the 500,000 person protest)...
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- Winter '08
- Communism, Planned economy, Provisional Government, Bolshevik Revolution