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Russian Rulers History Podcast

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First we follow the Russian rulers from Rurik to Putin then take to recounting all aspects of Russian history.

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First we follow the Russian rulers from Rurik to Putin then take to recounting all aspects of Russian history.

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Great in depth history of Russia

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iTunes Ratings

643 Ratings
Average Ratings
519
80
19
13
12

Cool Podcast

By Btbucks - Jan 30 2020
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Great in depth history of Russia

Love

By Efgyhujjo - Dec 18 2019
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I love this podcast very good !
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Russian Rulers History Podcast

Latest release on Feb 16, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Episode 197 - Things You Did Not Know About Russia

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Following the last episode on things you didn't know about the Soviet Union, I am following it up about present day and old Russia.

Jul 01 2019

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Rank #2: Episode 131 - The Life and Murder of Grigori Rasputin, Part 1

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Rasputin's life and murder is one of the most controversial in world history. Here we try to set the record straight.

Dec 08 2013

24mins

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Rank #3: Episode 196 - Things You Didn't Know About the Soviet Union

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Many things were hidden form the West during the times of the USSR. Today's episode hopes to uncover secrets from that time.

May 28 2019

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Rank #4: Episode 190 - Peter the Great - A Reassessment

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Peter the Great is reassessed through the eyes of a number of historians and contemporaries.

Aug 28 2017

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Rank #5: Episode 168 - The History of Ukraine - Part One

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Ukraine is as much of a part of the history of Russia, as Russia is itself. Join us as we cover its 1000+ history.

Oct 04 2015

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Rank #6: Episode 139 - The Crimean War - Part One - A Short History of Crimea

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Today's podcast goes over the history of Crimea and talks about the reasons for the tensions between Russia and Ukraine.

Mar 29 2014

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Rank #7: Episode 3 - Yaroslav the Wise to the End of the Kievian Dominance

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Yaroslav the Wise and Vladimir Monomakh reign Kiev during its zenith which was to come to a swift and brutal end.

May 13 2010

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Rank #8: Episode 182 - The Russian Civil War, Part 1 - The Belligerents - The Whites

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We will begin the discussion about the Russian Civil War with the commanders of the White Army's.

Jan 25 2017

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Rank #9: Episode 120 - The History of the Russian Orthodox Church - Part 1

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The Russian Orthodox Church's founding is steeped in myth and legend. Learn more about the early days in this episode.

Jul 14 2013

27mins

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Rank #10: Episode 169 - The History of Ukraine - Part Two

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Ukraine has suffered through numerous wars and famines throughout the years. It helps explain what is going on there today.

Nov 16 2015

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Rank #11: Episode 4 - Andrei Bogolyubski and the Arrival of the Mongols

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Andrei Bogolyubski, fresh from his destruction of Kiev, sets the stage for autocratic rule in Russia. On the horizon though come the fearsome Mongols.

May 19 2010

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Rank #12: Episode 132 - The Life and Murder of Grigori Rasputin - Part 2

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Rasputin's purported influence over the Tsar and Tsarina leads to his murder by members of the Russian aristocracy.

Dec 20 2013

31mins

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Rank #13: Episode 117 - Vladimir Putin - An Unexpected Rise

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Well we made it from Rurik to Putin with the last of the Rulers podcast, Vladimir Putin.

May 13 2013

17mins

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Rank #14: Episode 153 - Leon Trotsky - Part One

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Today, we cover the early years of Lev Bronstein, known to us as Leon Trotsky.

Nov 17 2014

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Rank #15: Episode 110 - The End of the USSR

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After 74 years of existance, the Soviet Union closes its doors on December 31, 1991.

Feb 05 2013

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Rank #16: Episode 97 - The Berlin Wall and The Cuban Missile Crisis

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The Berlin Wall is erected and the Cuban Missile Crisis threatens to unleash a thermonuclear war.

Jul 15 2012

24mins

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Rank #17: Episode 24 - The Dawn of the Romanov Dynasty

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The Time of Troubles is over but Russia needs a new Tsar. A sixteen year old boy, Michael Romanov is selected to lead the nation.

Oct 14 2010

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Rank #18: Episode 187 - The Russian Civil War - The End

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1922 marks the end of the most brutal civil war in human history, the Russian Civil War. Tens of millions of people perished with the Bolsheviks taking complete control.

Jun 11 2017

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Rank #19: Episode 103 - Brezhnev and the Era Of Stagnation

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Brezhnev takes sole control of the USSR but the economy hits an era of stagnation.

Oct 14 2012

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Rank #20: Episode 141 - The Crimean War - Part Two

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The causes of the war and a description of the enormity of it and the suffering are discussed.

Apr 13 2014

21mins

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