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Catherine the Great

What happened to serfdom in Russia under the rule of Catherine the Great?

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April 19, 2010 1:01PM

Catherine the Great attempted reforms to benefit her people, but her actions were flawed in some important ways. The authority and power of the nobility increased at the expense of the serfs, and the condition of ordinary people deteriorated.

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The Russian nobility weren’t willing to free the people who were in serfdom. Catherine the Great presented the idea to her court and was turned down.

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Catherine the Great was a Czaress of Russia

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Catherine the Great was Empress of Russia. She married Peter III of Russia

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Catherine the Great is famous for westernizing Russia. She also was empress & tsarina of Russia.

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in what year did Catherine the Great become emress of Russia?

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Catherine the great is also known as Catherine II of Russia.

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Catherine the Great of Russia died of a stroke.

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Catherine the great of Russia did all of the following Except becoming the president of Russia.

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Catherine the Great ruled Russia.

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Catherine the Great was Tsar of Russia.

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Catherine the Great was the ruler of Russia.

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Catherine the Great, or Catherine II, was known as the Empress or Czarina of Russia. She ruled over Russia from 1762 to 1796, known as being great for how she expanded the ways of living in Russia.

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Russia was ruled by both Peter the Great and Catherine the Great.

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Like Peter the Great, Catherine the Great modernized Russia and extended its empire.

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The monarch, Catherine the Great, rules over the country Russia.

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Catherine the Great was married to Peter the Third of Russia. Catherine was from Germany.

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Yes she did :) :) :) :)

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No because Catherine is from Russia, but Elizabeth is from England.

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Catherine the The Great was born in Stettin, Prussia (not Russia) which is now Szczecin, Poland.

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Catherine the Great came to power in Russia on July 9, 1762 after the death of her husband, Peter III. Russia grew larger and stronger under her reign.

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She strengthen Russia by making the economy better

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Peter the Great AND Catherine the Great (or II).

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Catherine the Great was related to Christian August and the Holstein-Gottorp family in Russia. Catherine was also called Catherine II and was born in Poland.

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what happen to boyars durning catherine the great rule