Russian Empire


Russian Empire
The name of the Russian state in 1721-1917

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  • Russian Empire —    During the nineteenth century, tsarist Russia was the largest contiguous empire in the world. Stretching from Polish lands in the west to the Vladivostok on the Pacific Ocean, the Russian Empire was a Eurasian power and consequently played a… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • Russian Empire — /rʌʃən ˈɛmpaɪə/ (say rushuhn empuyuh) noun the tsarist empire in northern and central Asia and eastern Europe, lasting from the 16th century when Ivan IV extended the rule of the Muscovite dynasty to areas outside Russia, until 1917, when the… …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Empire of Japan–Russian Empire relations — The Relations between the Empire of Japan and the Russian Empire (1855 1922) were mostly hostile due to the conflicting territorial expansions of both empires. Diplomatic and commercial relations between the two empires were established from 1855 …   Wikipedia

  • Russian Empire Census — The Russian Empire Census of 1897 was the first and the only census carried out in the Russian Empire. It recorded demographic data as of OldStyleDate|28 January|1897|15 January.Previously, the Central Statistical Bureau issued statistical tables …   Wikipedia

  • Russian Empire–United States relations — The relations between the Russian Empire and the United States (1776 1922) predate the Soviet United States relations (1922 1991) and the Russo United States relations (1991 present). The relations between the two countries were established in… …   Wikipedia

  • Kazakhstan in the Russian Empire — Russian traders and soldiers began to appear on the northwestern edge of Kazakh territory in the 17th century, when Cossacks established the forts that later became the cities of Oral (Ural sk) and Atyrau (Gur yev). Russians were able to seize… …   Wikipedia


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