Peter the Great

Emperior of Russia


Peter the Great was a Russian leader who attempted to end Russia's isolation and bring western culture to them. He traveled through Europe learning about western culture and bringing people back to change Russia. He Built St. Petersberg a amazing city inspired by western designs.

Peter the Great

The personality of Peter the Great

Peter the Great was very curios beacouse he wanted to know about western culture and that is why he traveled there. He was also ambitious beacouse he made Russia the biggest country in the world. He was perseverent when after being defeated by the Swedish he assembled a western style military to defeat that. He was controlling beacouse he forced all Russian men to cut off there beards.