Peter II lived only until 14 years after he ascended the throne Anna Ioannovna, daughter of Ivan V, brother of Peter the Great. Since 1710 lived in Courland with her husband, but in 1730 was invited as a monarch under the dominion of the Supreme Council, it was the initiative of Prince Golitsyn. Anna immediately dissolved the Council and became autocratic Empress. It is believed that during its 10-year rule a significant part of the power belonged Biron, but the evidence for this is still there.
Anna Ivanovna managed to make a few reforms, which is a continuation of the interrupted policy of Peter the great. Coin production greatly aktiviziruyutsya copper minted mite and Deng reduced 4 times the bottom (10 rubles of pounds), silver rouble, poltina, polupoltina and a dime. Of gold was produced only gold coins.
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