Absolute Ruler Project
Updated: 2/17/2020
Absolute Ruler Project
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  • Empress of Russia
  • Country Catherine II ruled:
  • Wanted to expand Russia's education
  • Strengths:
  • Military victories
  • Promoted Trade
  • Weaknesses:
  • One of the most ruthless Monarchs and rarely finished projects
  • Peasants conditions became worse
  • More forced into serfdom
  • Reform's:
  • League of Armed Neutrality:defended neutral shipping from the British Royal Navy during the American Revolution
  • She gave nobles absolute control over serfs
  • Religion:
  • Catherine believed that every Russian citizen had to participate in religion but it didn't have to be Russian Orthodox.
  • Impact:
  • Expanded the Russian Empire tremendously
  • Reorganized the Russian law code
  • Championed arts
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