Tuesday, November 07, 2006
a day I would like to be erased from the calendar
the snow ball started there and then..
november 7, 1917: Bolshevik coup in Russia
Vladimir Lenin seizes power from the czarist regime in a stunning coup d'etat. Widespread starvation and catastrophic military failure in World War I left Russia ripe for revolt. Czar Nicholas II was forced to abdicate on March 15, 1917, and an ineffectual provincial government was established in his place.
more here and here
there are so much to say...do you realise how a whole continent's destiny, almost, changed, with this try?
movie to watch: Doctor Zhivago...try a bit of the soundtrack, if not
Lara's theme, for you
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