Global history 10: chapter 21 study play louis xiv thought that all people should have the right to a good ruler (3) had been given their power to govern from god (4) thought that communism was the superior political system 105-19 the foreign policy of many russian rulers supported the country's desire for (1) access to inland.
Little is known of the rus' khaganate beyond its existence, including the extent of its territory or any reliable list of its khagans (rulers) traditionally, russian statehood is traced to rurik, a rus' leader of holmgard (later novgorod, modern veliky novgorod), a different rus' state. Desperately unhappy in their married lives, peter and catherine both began extramarital affairs, she with sergei saltykov, a russian military officer when catherine gave birth to a son, paul, in 1754, gossips murmured that saltykov—not peter—had fathered him.
1 russian rulers 1855–1964 in this period, russia was ruled by three members of the romanov dynasty (1855–1917): period had such an enormous impact on the everyday life of russians, or on the historical experiences before taking power and by their abilities, to rule russia. Modern textbooks on russian history often include an introductory chapter on the country’s climate and natural geography writers, it seems, believe russia’s physical environment is either so significant or so widely misunderstood that students must receive an explicit description.
Instead of recounting their lives, achievements and failures, i’ll give you my take, or opinion on their impact on history, on the people and the world i will be a fair amount more opinionated in the forthcoming rulers podcast series. The history of russia between 1922 and 1991 is essentially the history of the union of soviet socialist republics, or soviet union this ideologically based union, established in december 1922 by the leaders of the russian communist party,  was roughly coterminous with russia before the treaty of brest-litovsk.