Leaders & Controversies

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Map of the Russian Empire showing industry in about 1914

[This map shows the Russian Empire. Industrial development is centred in the west around Moscow and St Petersburg. The oil industry is located in the west, but also Central Asia and in the far east of the country. Mining and forestry takes place in a variety of locations around the country, with gold mining in the east. A railway links Moscow in the west with Vladivostok in the east.]

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