The Russians in World War 1 were the least prepared out of all the nations involved. With its lack of Militarism prior to the war it had a total of 9 million casualties, and over 15% of the total casualties in World War 1. Also because of the lack of militarism many Russian soldiers had to share guns as seen above.
Russian Civil War
Now that the leader of the Whites is dead we will be victorious!
Workers becasue of work demands and other bad conditions rioted. Later on because of all the hate Czar Nicholas stepped down from the throne, and the Duma took power even though they had no real power to rule.
Industrial & Agricultural Reforms of Stalin
Being led by Vladimir Lenin the Bolsheviks take over the Russian Government and along the way make peace with Germany.
In the Russian Civil War there were the Whites and the Reds. The Reds eventually kill the Whites leader Czar Nicholas II and gain power for Lenin and the Bolsheviks.
After Lenin's death in 1924 Joseph Stalin took power. After taking power he moved to Totalitarianism. In this he rapidly Industrialized with crazy demands. He also took control of private owned farms.
WE WILL SEIZE THE MEANS OF PRODUCTION!!
In the Stalin purges, Stalin killed everyone in goverment that opposed him.