Russian Rulers Photo Gallery and related media
Witte was credited with the rapid industrialization of Russia in the late 19th century. Following the disastrous 1905 Russo-Japanese War, he convinced Nicholas II to grant limited legislative concessions, including constitutional controls on the monarchy and an elected parliament, or Duma.
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