Russian Westernization

  1. Who is the russian ruler who westernized Russia.
    Tsar Peter I (1672-1725)
  2. How did he build the Navy
    He traveled to Holland and England to study shipbuilding and to recruit skilled foreign workers to help him.
  3. What did he do with the Cultrure?
    ordered noblemen to cut off long beard and flowing sleeves. publish a book of manners that forbade spitting on the floor eating with ones fingures, encourage polite conversation between sexes.
  4. What Peter I do with tax
    He change from household tax to individual tax
  5. Describe Peter I table of rank?
    All noble must work their way up from the lower landlord class to higher administrative class to the (highest) military class.
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Russian Westernization
Russian Westernization