When the Soviet Union dissolved only two years later, not with a bang but with a whimper, we were slack-jawed with surprise.
- After the revolution in Russia, Western (or Russian) Turkestan became a member of the Federation of Soviet Republics.
The exact position of the native states of Bukhara and Khiva, which were later occupied by the Soviet Government, remained obscure.
M., with the towns of Riezhitsy (Rositten, Resckna), and Lutzin (Ludze), obtained by force of arms from Soviet Russia (Art.
The total losses suffered by private citizens and corporate societies until the advent of Bolshevism is valued at 1,930,000,000 gold rubles; Soviet Russia inflicted losses to the amount of 953,000,000 gold rubles; German occupation and warfare to that of 481,000,000 marks.