Russia 1914 - 1917. Alexandra and Alexei. Rasputin. Russia in 1914. A huge country Ruled by the Romanovs Emperor in 1914 was Nicholas II His German wife was Alexandra His son Alexei suffered from haemophilia. The Russian People.
Mounting the Tsar had no experience of leading troops (they were right) and felt that the move would put the Tsarist system under serious threat (they were right).military defeats
Increasingly organized and vocal opposition from political groups i.e. Liberals – The Duma was suspended in 1915 in an attempt to silence the opposition.Problems facing Russiaby 1917
Alexander Kerensky the throne after crowd gathers outside of his palace “bread, bread”
(Head of Provisional Govt.)