What made Peter the Great… great?

Today we continue our journey in Russian history with a note on Peter The Great  an emperor who ruled Russia from 1682 to 1725.

  • Why Peter the Great stood out among other Tzars
  • Marriage to Marta (Catherine I)
  • Grand reforms and transformation of Russia
  • St. Petersburg as a city of Peter the Great
  • Conclusion: why Peter was considered great