Russia wants to westernize, peter the great, late 17th early 18th century, Fashions and Dance from the west, French Jean Lande, st Petersburg ballet school 1738, Catherine II established school....anyone that worked in ballet were servants of the Tsar, respect shown always and dancing was respectful career for women and men. The Russian Revolution is the collective term for a series of revolutions in Russia in 1917, which destroyed the Tsarist autocracy and led to the creation of the Soviet Union. The Tsar was deposed and replaced by a provisional government in the first revolution of Feb/mar 1917 . In the second revolution, during October, the Provisional Government was removed and replaced with a Bolshevik (Communist) government. Latin America; driven by industrialization of Western Europe and North American and the new, faster, and more efficient technology of the steamship; supplying food products, raw materials, and markets to industrializing nations; occurred 60 years or so after 1850; copper, tin, nitrates, wild rubber, sisal, bananas, beef, cacao, coffee, and sugar; imported luxury goods from Europe and the United States; British investment towards Latin American commerce. Large-scale increase in Latin American exports mostly raw materials and foodstuffs) to industrializing countries in the second half of the nineteenth century, made possible by major improvements in shipping; the boom mostly benefited the upper and middle classes.