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(S9.E11.) Unit #10: Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union

Unit #10: Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union

WIthin less than 100 years one of the largest empires of the world rose and fell. The Soviet Union was an improbable place to serve birth to the world-wide Communist movement. The ideals of the ideology were not able to be replicated in reality for the average people. Economic forces in the 1980s eventually led to its collapse and the smaller Russian Republic was once again reborn.

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