Soviet russia map. Russia history rulers politics. As its workforce. Rus c862 grand principality of rus later referred to as kievan rus. The war between nazi germany and stalins russia was always going to be hard fought but could anyone have predicted the scale of the destruction caused by this ill considered attack.
Nominally a union of multiple national soviet republics its government and economy were highly centralized. But across this northern coast there was always a short way for the cargo boats to travel from eastern part of russia to the western. Now this trip can be made fairly easy with the appearance of all the satellite navigation equipment like gps and others but during the soviet era they had none of this. In december of 1991 the soviet union the union of soviet socialist republics or ussr was officially dissolved.
From it emerged russia the russian federation and a number of independent countries in central asia and eastern europe shown in greens in the map. The soviet union officially the union of soviet socialist republics ussr was a socialist state in eurasia that existed from 30 december 1922 to 26 december 1991.