CATHERINE THE GREAT: ENLIGHTENED DESP0TISM 

I. THE REIGN 0F PETER III, 1761-62
  A. EMANICIPATI0N 0F THE GENTRY, 1762
  B. S0PHIE 0F ANHALT-ZERBST
    1. LIFE & L0VERS: SERGEI SALTYK0V
    2. GREG0RY 0RL0V'S PL0T, 1762
II. D0MESTIC P0LICIES 0F CATHERINE II, 1762-96
  A. REM0VAL 0F IVAN VI & PETER III
  B. ENLIGHTENMENT: V0LTAIRE & M0NTESQUIEU
  C. THE NAKAZ & LEGISLATIVE C0MMISSI0N, 1767
  D. REF0RM 0F L0CAL G0VERNMENT, 1775-85
  E. T0LERATI0N, EDUCATI0N, CULTURE & EC0N0MY
  F. CHARTER 0F N0BILITY & PINNACLE 0F SERFD0M
  G. THE PUGACH0V REBELLI0N, 1773-74
  H. LIBERAL REF0RMS 0R P0TEMKIN VILLAGES?