Image Source - Treaties of Brest-Litovsk 1918
- First, learn about how Russia's involvement in WWI came to an end, read Treaties of Brest-Litovsk
- After going through all of what you have read and watched, watch this Crash Course Video and pay particular attention to the ending of the Revolutionary fight and the creation of the USSR (Union of Soviet Socialists Republics)
- Russian Revolution and Civil War: Crash Course European History #35 (below)
- Add this information to your Russian Revolution Timeline
- What were two of the terms that were agreed upon with the Treaties of Brest-Litovsk?
- How did Lenin view the treaty of Brest-Litovsk?
- Who were the Bolsheviks and what were they pushing for politically?
- What was the 'White Movement'?
- Which areas were seeking independence from the Russian Empire? Name 3.
- What was the 'Red Army'? 'Green Army'?