AP Euro - Unit 10: Imperialism and the Great War (People)

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Alexander Kerenskyheaded the Provisional Government in 1917 who thought continuing to fight in the Great War was a national duty; refused to redistribute confiscated landholdings to the peasants.Tsar Nicholas IIlast Tsar of Russia ending the Romanov line; believed in an autocracy, eventually forced to create an elected legislature (Duma); his handling of Bloody Sunday and the Great War incensed his subjects and led to his abdication; Bolsheviks executed him and his family during the Russia Civil War.Woodrow Wilsonpresident of the United States during the Great War and the leading figure at the Paris Peace Conference of 1919. He was unable to persuade the U.S. Congress to ratify the Treaty of Versailles or join the League of Nations.