High Stalinism

James von Goldern “cult of leadership” gives us a little look into Stalin’s mindset. Stalin was in every sense of the way a strong man leader who took control from the country from his political enemies. He had to keep the country his however. We know the Soviet Union is a multinational state that isContinue reading “High Stalinism”

Etkaterinin Spring: How The Rich Spent Their Time.

This picture was taken in 1905 by Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii. He used a special coloring technique to take detailed pictures of the early 20th century Russian Empire. This current picture depicts a type of vacation area for the upper class Russian elite in Georgia. The spring is in the Borjomi gorge which is the southContinue reading “Etkaterinin Spring: How The Rich Spent Their Time.”