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After decades of repression, Alexander II's radical reforms and emancipation of Russia's feudal laborers, or serfs, earned him the nickname "the Great Liberator." Despite these efforts, he was assassinated by a left-wing terrorist group called Narodnaya Volya, or "People's Will."
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From the Romanovs to Revolution and beyond, discover the rulers and politicians behind Russia's tumultuous history.
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