Freemasons and the February revolution in Russia
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Freemasons and the February revolution in Russia by Simon Kenyanchui

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Published by University of Nairobi, Dept. of History in [Nairobi] .
Written in English



  • Russia


  • Freemasons -- Russia.,
  • Russia -- History -- February Revolution, 1917.

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Statementby S.S.S. Kenyanchui.
SeriesStaff seminar paper / University of Nairobi, Department of History ;, no. 2 (1988/89), Staff seminar paper (University of Nairobi. Dept. of History) ;, 1988/89, no. 2.
LC ClassificationsDK265.19 .K45 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p. ;
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2024518M
LC Control Number90980687

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The February Revolution of was organized by Masons. All members of the Provisional Government were FM, and in dictator Kerensky was a Secretary General of the Supreme Council of the Great East of the Peoples of Russia, an organization whose founding members were a branch of the Great Eastern Lodge France in   The February Revolution was a largely spontaneous uprising that brought about the abdication of Nicholas II and the end of tsarism in Russia. It was largely caused by Russia’s involvement in World War I, which placed enormous strain on Russia’s economy, leading to significant shortages, while highlighting the gross incompetence of the. Russia The February Revolution Hardcover – Import, January 1, by George Katkov (Author) › Visit Amazon's George Katkov Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. George Reviews: 3. February and its immediate aftermath did not bring the possibility of democracy; it killed it. “Objective” causes fell victim to the accidental, the irrational, and to conspiracy stories of Masons and foreign intelli-gence. More seriously, if was a tragedy for Russia, then February.