The course will examine the factors which changed a small principality based in the settlement of Kiev into a super-power dominating two continents. It will show the importance of the country’s links with Western Europe and at the same time the emergence of a governing structure which has made its continuing existence possible over many centuries. Topics will include: the change from Kievan Rus’ to the Grand Duchy of Moscow, the rise of the Romanovs, Imperial growth, the emergence of the modern state.
Dates: Tuesday 23 January – 20 March 2018
Times: 10.30 am – 12.00 pm
Number of weeks: 8
Venue: Newarke Houses Museum, The Newarke, Leicester LE2 7BY
Tutor: Aubrey Newman
If you would like to enrol you can enrol online at https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk/online or call 0300 303 3464 quoting reference C2338744.
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