Our last story about the rulers of Russia became the founder of the first Russian state Prince Rurik – called the Vikings because of the sea. He died in 879. But as his heir while Igor was still an infant, before the death of the Grand Duke elected successor of his brother Oleg and instructed him to rule the earth until the rightful ruler grows up.
As head of Russia, Oleg did not sit idly by, and immediately set to the continuation of the predecessor – the union of tribes and expanding frontiers. Barely three years after the death of Rurik, as Prince Oleg gathered a mighty army, and took with him a little Igor, went to war patrol. Read the rest of this entry »