petersburg

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czar of Russia who introduced ideas from western Europe to reform the government; he extended his territories in the Baltic and founded St. Petersburg (1682-1725) Czar Peter I , Peter I , Peter the Great
member of western Finnish people formerly living in the Baltic province where Saint Petersburg was built Inger , Ingerman , Ingrian
lake in northwestern Russia north of St. Petersburg; the largest lake in Europe; drains through the Neva River into the Gulf of Finland Ladoga , Lake Ladoga
former empire in eastern Europe and northern Asia created in the 14th century with Moscow as the capital; powerful in the 17th and 18th centuries under Peter the Great and Catherine the Great when Saint Petersburg was the capital; overthrown by revolution Russia
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