She assassinates her husband, and is Tsarina of Russia..
She institued enlightenment ideals.. she was an enlightened absolutist
-relaxed constraints on the press
-confiscated church lands
-esatblished new schools
Catherine the Great
The Instruction was written by who? and what is it?
Catherine the Great and it called for equality before the law, abolition of torture and other liberal reforms
She defeated the Turks and expanded Russia to the Black Sea and Baltic Peninsula, annexxed portions of Poland, defeated Ottoman Empire