World History Minute: Peter the Great’s beard tax (Aug. 25, 1698)

World History Minute: Peter the Great’s beard tax (Aug. 25, 1698)
World History Minute: Peter the Great’s beard tax (Aug. 25, 1698)

World History Minute: Peter the Great’s beard tax (Aug. 25, 1698)

Worldview historian John Schmidt tells us about Peter the Great and his beard tax. (Photo: AP Images).