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The History of the Twentieth Century

A chronicle of the history of the twentieth century, including art, music, popular culture, science, religion, and, of course, politics and war.
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Now displaying: January, 2020
Jan 26, 2020

Bolshevik Russia and the western Allies tried to maintain cordial relations during 1918, but it didn't last. By the end of the year, Allied troops were in Russia and Allied governments were backing anti-Bolshevik forces.

Jan 19, 2020

The three Baltic states manage to become the only Imperial Russian possessions--besides Finland and Poland--to win their independence.

Jan 12, 2020

Finland was able to win its independence from Russia peacefully, but soon after came a bloody civil war.

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